Earlier this month, Tracee Ellis Ross opened the annual TED Conference with a speech about the fury women are feeling, and have always felt, and how it’s not something to bury or run from. Rather, we need to listen to that fury and all the wisdom it holds. The video of Ellis’ speech has now been released and it’s a MUST WATCH.
At only 19 years old, Steve Lacy has an impressive track record. As the guitarist, vocalist and the youngest member of The Internet, the teen has been recognized as something of a musical mastermind. This week, Lacy’s TEDxTEEN talk, “The Bare Maximum,” showcased the exemplary of the mantra, ‘Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.’ Watch it now.
‘The physics of vulnerability is simple. If we are brave enough often enough, we will fall.’ – Brené Brown
Brené has spent the past thirteen years studying vulnerability, courage, worthiness and shame, and has discovered what it takes to lean into discomfort and vulnerability in the service of being brave.
See her perform in a very special event at the State Theatre in Sydney on 2nd March to discover her insights on all this and more. Click on for details.
Scott Mescudi aka Kid Cudi returned to Shaker Heights High School earlier this year to speak to students about how he went from a struggling student at the school to a famous rapper.
Cudi is in good spirits throughout the 19-minute clip, offering words of wisdom to the students in attendance.
Watch it now.
Calling all individuals who are creative or like to think that they are, let me ask you one question: What inspires your creativity?
I’m sure many of you will come up with the same answers – family, friends, art, music, love, etc.
Have you ever wondered what inspires the creative minds of those individuals that inspire you and your work?
Hit the link below to find out.
Lonsdale have recently launched a limited edition collection for their new Winter 2014 range.
Entitled ‘Urban Pursuit’, Lonsdale has focused on urban culture and style trends that are reflective and reminiscent of the military and wild animals – both of which you may encounter when deep in the jungle.
Hit the jump to see the new ‘Urban Pursuit’ range!
Working within the event theme of ‘An Optimistic Challenge’, Vans the Omega showcased his unique talent in the often polarising world of graffiti art, live, in a stripped-back performance that saw the artist create a new mural of artwork in less than a day, with over 600 event attendees watching on.
My last day in the office (before my Annual Leave officially kicked off), I was sent this video from a good friend of mine.
That friend is Ali Kadhim, whom recently spoke at an TED event in Parramatta, where he revealed the importance of self-belief, trusting in our ability to make change, and the principles of viewing obstacles as opportunities through understanding the art of Parkour.
Watch his speech and get ready to be inspired.