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TEDx Navesink Accelerators, Interviews with Speakers – PS032

Host, Robyn Stratton-Berkessel with co-host Jennifer Hom, interviews a number of speakers for the TEDx Navesink event in Monmouth County, NJ. The theme of this event is “Accelerators”.  Some of the talk titles Include: “Growing up in a Pornified Culture”; “Break Ups Don’t Have to Leave you Broken”; “Sanctioned Addiction”; “What is Rape’s Brand”; “The Power of Impatience”; “Race: Climate Change vs. Smart Money”; “Radio For an Empowered Generation”; “Shattering Records and Glass Ceilings”.  Listeners will get a sense of the scope and quality of these talks. 

Playful Inquiry – TEDxNavesink Talk and Video

“What is the best thing that happened to you today?” My opening lines for my TEDx talk.  It opened up playful inquiry at TEDxNavesink. I had the great honor of giving a talk entitled: “Playful Inquiry – Try this Anywhere.” The idea worth spreading in my talk is to build connection and relationship with people […]

TEDx Talk on Playful Inquiry – Releasing Oxytocin

I had the pleasure to be interviewed by Shannon Winning @winningmedianj recently about my TEDxNavesink talk coming up on May 10th at the Two River Theater Company in Red Bank, NJ. The theme for this TEDx event is “Play”.  It was a no brainer for me that “play” is a key outcome of engaging with […]

TEDxNavesink Talk Inspires Action

Just Show Up Here's a story of inspiration AND action.  The inspiration came from Tereza Nemessanyi, who gave a TEDxNavesink 2013 talk, entitled,  “Reinvention of a Suburban Mom”.  Action followed when  Joan Ellis, who was sitting in the audience that day, took in every word and went home to act on one of her big dreams to start her […]

Stunning Examples of Appreciative Inquiry Principles

Examples of Appreciative Inquiry Principles Aimee Mullens gives such a powerful and moving TED talk. Her examples of Appreciative Inquiry Principles are evident in her story.  She opens with examples of the Constructionist Principle: how words create worlds and the role we all play in co-creating our realities and defining each other. She advocates the […]