Originally posted on TED Blog:
TED Prize winners turn ideas into world-changing projects, with $1 million in seed money and the TED community’s support. Beyond having a solid track record of making high-impact change in their communities and beyond, all prize winners must be capable of one thing: dreaming big.
Does this sound like you or someone you know?
This morning, we’re sharing eight motivating talks to stir your soul, pull your heartstrings, and move you to take courageous action. Why? Because the deadline to nominate for the 2014 TED Prize is approaching on June 16. Whether you’re compelled by Brené Brown to be “powerfully vulnerable” and nominate yourself, or if you follow Barry Schwartz’s advice and surface another person’s “practical wisdom” by nominating a mentor or co-worker, it’s time to take a step toward a transformative wish for the world.