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June 9, 2021
Why “Pre-Events” before TEDx (or other) events ?

Richard Lucas 9th June 2021 Introduction I’ve been organizing pre-events  - (events before events) for a decade. This blog post is published on the day of a TEDxWarsaw pre-event. A couple of weeks ago – the first pre-event not organised by me, took place under the leadership of Martin Venzky-Stalling of TEDxChangMai - who put […]

December 26, 2020
Que Sera Sera - plans for 2021

Richard Lucas December 2020 Introduction This blog post contains information about what I will be working on in 2021 and beyond, and an invitation to "work with me" if there is a match between what I am doing and what anyone reading this wants to do. The projects I am working on are in the […]

July 15, 2020
The goldmine of "the time before things start".

Richard Lucas - July 2020 Introduction This blog post ends with the transcript of the talk I gave for TEDxShenkarCollege, Israel in May 2020. It provides information about the idea of pre-events, events before events. and putting "the time before things start" to better use. As a result of the 2020 Covid-19 pandemic events are […]

February 2, 2020
"Opportunity Readiness" and the "Toothbrush Test"

February 2020 If you work on your "Opportunity Readiness" and apply the "Toothbrush Test" you will change your life for the better. At TEDxTarnow in 2019 I introduced the idea of "Opportunity Readiness" and the "Toothbrush Test". "Opportunity Readiness" is the degree to which you are right now open to an opportunity, in the same […]

January 27, 2020
The 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz

Richard Lucas27th January 2020 This was published as a TEDxKazimierz post a few hours ago ·  January 27, 2020 marks the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz, the largest and deadliest Nazi concentration complex. It i's an appropriate day to remember and draw attention to Jonathan Ornstein and Robert Desmond's talk at the first TEDxKazimierz […]

February 24, 2018
Public speaking, hosting and other engagements

Richard Lucas This is a list of past and events I have or am going to speak at, host and/or organised.  I welcome invitations. Please read this first. I speak about entrepreneurship, leadership and business. My talks and hosting are interactive,  participant focussed,  high quality and fun.    I've written about this here. My experience at […]

February 13, 2018
Interview with Harriet Noble -> BBC World Hacks Producer

Richard Lucas February 2018 I spoke to Harriet  Noble for the Project Kazimierz podcast. I wanted her on the show because I was interested in the cross over between what she does as a job - finding new solutions to the world's problems,  and what TEDx License Holders do in terms of finding great ideas […]

May 9, 2016
How to get a ticket to TEDxKazimierz 2016 - the "audience curation" process - FAQ

As Curator of TEDxKazimierz I know that the process by which we allocate tickets is a source of many questions, much special pleading and miscomprehension. This post explains What we do and why we do it, and gives tips for those who are keen to improve their chances of getting a ticket. I regret the […]

May 6, 2016
An interview with Mateusz Paszkiewicz – Snapchat and Social Media Expert

May 2016 I tracked down Mateusz as a result of my search for Snapchat experts. He made clear that Snapchat is not his "only thing" but this interview is focussed on Snapchat. My questions in bold Please describe what Snapchat is and is becoming to someone who has not really got the concept yet Snapchat […]

June 14, 2015
"You’re just too good to be true"  in praise of TEDx and TED.com

Richard Lucas 14th June 2015 Introduction   So it’s early Sunday morning and  TEDxKraków came to a close yesterday.  Not everyone knows about TED and TEDx. A very  successful businessman and friend called John told me just last week  - "I really must look into this TEDx thing".  Here is a short introduction about TED and TEDx by […]

March 19, 2015
Evangelise for TED and TEDx - my call to action at TEDxWarsaw 2015

March 18th Ralph Talmont asked me if I wanted a couple of minutes on the stage at TEDxWarsaw 2015 In a two minute annoucement a lot gets left out.  Lots of updates about the event itself and who spoke are here  Thanks to Ewelina and Suzane from TEDxKazimierz team for their input into my talk, and who heard my […]

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