TED Talks to Help Your Business

Aug 11, 2015 in Retail, Startups

At GoSpotCheck, we use articles, blogs and books to keep up with retail trends and news. But, we also make use of other underused resources, like videos.

Each year, hundreds of experts around the world give short speeches on current trends, important issues, and revolutionary concepts – otherwise known as Ted Talks. Business, all aspects of retail and innovation go hand-in-hand. Listed below are a few Ted Talks that embody one or multiple of those concepts.

The power of technology is undeniable – Ray Kurzweil explains how the future will be shaped by today’s tech.

Cameron Herold wants parents and teachers to recognize behaviors that may be indicative of a future entrepreneur.

What does the “Internet of Things” mean for our future? Listen to Marco Annunziata to find out.

Big Data is the future of business, according to BCG’s Phillip Evans.

There are many ways sound affects us, and Julian Treasure touches on the impact noise has inside an office environment.

Product design is based on user experience, in contrast to years past when the focus was hardware.

The power of technology is undeniable – Ray Kurzweil explains how the future will be shaped by today’s tech.

Mick Mountz explains what happens in a warehouse that ultimately leads to packaged goods.

Information overload is a common problem, but data visualization – sorting arbitrary numbers into beautiful, clear graphs and patterns – is the first step to clearing up data glut.

“The Mesh,” says Lisa Gansky, is how businesses maximize productivity by sharing.