My Year of TED: How 54 talks changed a life

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Inspiring stuff.

Originally posted on TED Blog:

Kylie Dunn embarked on a mission to change her life by emulating TED Talks. Here, illustrations of her "30 days of fashion" and "30 days of drive" activities. Illustrations: Matthew Dunn

Kylie Dunn embarked on a mission to change her life by emulating TED Talks. Here, illustrations of her “30 days of drive” and “30 days of fashion” activities. Illustrations: Matthew Dunn

By Kylie Dunn

What do you get when you cross a 39-year-old perfectionist with 54 TED Talks and far more honesty than any person probably needs to experience? You get my Year of TED.

I’ve been inspired by TED Talks for years, and felt the urge to do something noteworthy and challenging to ring in my fortieth year on the planet. [ted_talkteaser id=1183] Inspiration struck when I watched Matt Cutts’ talk, “Try something new for 30 days.” Something in this talk reminded me of A.J. Jacobs’ “My Year of Living Biblically” — and the seed was sown. I decided to develop a list of new-to-me activities based on TED Talks, and to try each one…

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One Response to My Year of TED: How 54 talks changed a life

  1. I’m glad you liked it, and thank you for sharing.

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