My favorite top 9 TED talks – what about yours?

My favorite top 9 TED talks – what about yours?

Today I´ll share with you my current top 9 TED Talks I´ve watched repeatedly.

TED-logoAll in all this is one inspiring, eye-opening and entertaining hour.

 

 

The talks are actually about different topics. I chose them either because they have some worth sharing content or the speaker is just  fantastic in his way of presenting/talking.

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Summer break

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Hey followers and selfvestors,

it will be pretty quiet the next weeks until mid of september. I´m quite busy right now and away on business/holiday in Asia.

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I´ll be back soon – surely with a bunch of great news, thoughts and stuff worth sharing.

Are you traveling or fleeing?

Are you traveling or fleeing?

Tim Ferriss posted an interesting article about traveling. In my opinion traveling is the best way to get in touch with other cultures, to see, learn and adopt their good habits. We can broaden our horizons so much by having an open mind. That´s why I want to share this worth discussing article.

The author of the original article is Ryan Holiday and he talkes about his reasons for traveling, especially the difference between traveling and fleeing and some rules to get the best out of it. His opionion that most people are fleeing instead of traveling is a great and provocative basis for a discussion.

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The magic happens outside the comfort zone

The magic happens outside the comfort zone

Today I want to share some personal thoughts. Thoughts about why I love traveling and why I love getting in touch with new people.

voyageI really love and live the saying “Certainly, travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living.”

 

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My 50th post published on selfvestors.net

This is my 50th post published on selfvestors.net since the blog was started in December 2012.

Besides my joy of writing entries, summarizing books and articles and sharing all this stuff, I´m happy about all the reactions I´ve got. It´s always a pleasure to talk with people about entrepreneurship, business and so on. I appreciate your recognition and participation – Thanks!

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I´m so looking forward to the rest of 2013 – it´s full of challenges and opportunities. I´ll keep you up2date sharing information from blogs, books and seminars.

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My inspiration for this blog

myinspirationDerek Sivers made an article about The co-op business model: share whatever you´ve got.

He points the co-op/ sharing model out like this:

1. You already have something that people want.

It might be something you own, something you’ve learned how to do, or access to valuable resources, space, or people.

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Happy New Year

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It was pretty quiet the last week on this blog and so it will be the next two weeks.

I´m not getting lazy – I´m just heading Thailand tomorrow.

Right before New Year’s Eve I got a new investment and above all business opportunity over there. I´m not sure if I´ll find the time there to update my blog – but stay tuned: I´ll be back in 2-3 weeks!

I wish everybody a great New Year’s Eve and a spectacular year 2013!