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Michael McWatters

UX Architect, TED

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If you could choose any historical figure to give a TED Talk, who would it be and why?

This one is pretty open-ended. I'm curious to know who you would choose for a TED Talk, why, and maybe what you think their "idea worth spreading" might be.

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  • Apr 14 2013: Who? Nelson Mandela. Why? To discuss his experience in using forgiveness and empathy to attain widespread influence and impact. And for him to explore how we might all tap into that mind-set that has no dogma but sees with clarity, all the time, what it is that really matters.

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