Uncommon Sense - live @ WDSLength: 40 minutes. Date: 2015-07
Probably the best talk I’ve ever done.
The Meaning of LifeLength: 19 minutes. Date: 2014-05
Let's just figure this out in under 20 minutes.
Next Bank Asia: Disrupting BankingLength: 16 minutes. Date: 2012-05
Addressing a room of bankers in Singapore about eliminating friction and serving tech entrepreneurs.
Uncommon SenseLength: 47 minutes. Date: 2011-08
All of my business advice for entrepreneurs. A quick summary of almost everything I’ve learned. One of my most popular talks.
Anything You Want cartoonsLength: 16 minutes. Date: 2011-07
Philosophies on life and business, 7 chapters from my book, turned into short little animations.
Why You Need to FailLength: 15 minutes. Date: 2010-12
The importance of failure - for effective learning, growth mindset, and quality through experimentation.
TEDxNUS - 9 stories in 18 minutesLength: 22 minutes. Date: 2010-10
9 short stories to a TEDx crowd at the National University of Singapore.
The Art of ProfitabilityLength: 27 minutes. Date: 2010-09
Examples of 8 profit models from the book “The Art of Profitability”
Keep your goals to yourselfLength: 3 minutes. Date: 2010-07
Psychology tests show that announcing your goals makes you less motivated to accomplish them.
Rails Conf KeynoteLength: 44 minutes. Date: 2010-05
Short stories about programming, accents, quirks, delegating, confabulation, instinct, etc.
Successful SxSW: the Tao of the ConferenceLength: 5 minutes. Date: 2010-03
Advice for musicians on how to get the most out of the SxSW Music Conference.
Leadership Lessons from Dancing GuyLength: 3 minutes. Date: 2010-02
First follower. How to start a movement. My most popular talk.
The opposite may also be trueLength: 2 minutes. Date: 2009-11
Japanese addresses, Chinese doctors, Nigerian music, and an upside-down map.
Berklee College of Music keynoteLength: 10 minutes. Date: 2008-09
6 things I wish I knew the day I started Berklee. Lessons apply to other aspects of life, too.