Taylor Conroy has traveled to 40 countries, built 300 schools and 150 homes in developing countries, and has helped 200+ people land TEDx talks to share their message with the world.
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3 Value Bombs
1) TedX talks can be a lot of things. The most transformative are the ones that people give when they feel that they weren’t fully ready. We as humans are never fully ready.
2) Always lean to who you authentically are.
3) The old school art of standing on stage in front of a bunch of people and being a good orator is still the most powerful way to share a message.
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Today’s Audio MASTERCLASS: The TEDx Effect: How to Grow Your Movement on the World’s Biggest Stage.
[1:40] – Taylor shares something that he believes about becoming successful that most people disagree with.
- People believe becoming successful does not change the way we feel inside. The process of trying to achieve it makes you change and upgrade as a human. By the time you achieve the goal, you are a different person, therefore making you feel differently.
[3:14] – The first person that Taylor helped land a TedX talk.
- Taylor told the guy to skip all the ideas that he had at that moment.
- He didn’t have presence at all, but went on to have millions of views, land 300 paid speaking gigs all over the world, and help raise millions of dollars for mental health charities.
[6:46] – Taylor’s TedX talks.
- TedX talks are a vehicle to get something way bigger than yourself into the world.
- The old school art of standing on stage in front of a bunch of people and being a good orator is still the most powerful way to share a message.
- We’re here to live fully. Live full out and do everything you’re supposed to do, and have as much fun as humanly possible.
[9:47] – Is there hope for passionate and spiritual individuals?
- These are the kinds of people Taylor wants to help.
- He wanted to be a vessel for something way bigger than anyone coming into the world. You don’t have to know rocket science just to realize that what’s happening in the world needs to shift.
- Every TedX talk is a spiritual TedX talk.
[12:52] – What can one expect in terms of views and exposure from TedX?
- Trust the process. If you do the process, it will work.
- They have people who talk about very spiritual topics that get 2-3 million views.
- On average, for their last 100 clients, about 100,000 views.
[18:32] – The true secret sauce of TedX talks.
- The most watched talk has 11 million views called the 5 Hindrances to Self Mastery by a guy wearing a Samurai outfit on stage.
- The second most watched talk has 10 million views. He spoke at around 145 words per minute.
- Both of these speakers leaned into what’s authentically them.
- Always lean to who you authentically are.
- He loves to help people believe that they are enough, that they can be them, that they can be in complete authenticity on that stage.
[22:27] – Taylor’s key takeaway and call to action for Fire Nation!
- TedX talks can be a lot of things. The most transformative are the ones that people give when they feel that they weren’t fully ready. We as humans are never fully ready.
- Teaching is part of growth.
- Don’t look for accomplishments. It is something deep that needs to be shared.
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