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    • Steven Johnson on the Myths of Innovation

    • By: Steven Johnson, Kristina Loring
    • Length: 2 mins
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    How is actual innovation different from the myths we make about it? Steven Johnson, author of "How We Got to Now," discusses two common misconceptions....

    • Steven Johnson on Trusting Your Hunches

    • By: Steven Johnson, Kristina Loring
    • Length: 2 mins
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    How can you help your hunches help you? Steven Johnson, author of "How We Got To Now," has a suggestion for what to do with those pesky ideas that flit in and out of your mind....

    • Sheryl Sandberg on Becoming a Powerful (Female) Leader

    • By: Sheryl Sandberg, Eric Schmidt, Kristina Loring
    • Length: 5 mins
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    How can women become more powerful leaders? Facebook COO and "Lean In" author Sheryl Sandberg says that we need to address two major issues....

    • Elon Musk on Space Exploration

    • By: Elon Musk, Alison van Diggelen, Kristina Loring
    • Length: 5 mins
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    How can humanity explore farther into the galaxy? In a conversation with journalist Alison van Diggelen, SpaceX CEO Elon Musk explains that his answer started with a photograph....

    • Elon Musk on Climate Change

    • By: Elon Musk, Alison van Diggelen, Kristina Loring
    • Length: 1 min
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    Why should skeptics care about climate change? Tesla CEO and Solar City Chairman Elon Musk has an answer....

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    • By Aleisha Peterson on 11-13-16
    • Elon Musk on a Good Book

    • By: Elon Musk, Kristina Loring
    • Length: 1 min
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    How do you escape an existential crisis? SpaceX CEO Elon Musk got out of his teenage crisis with the help of a surprising book. Revolutionary Insights is curated from the Computer History Museum's Revolutionaries interview series and is brought to you by Audible. This talk was originally recorded on January 22, 2013.

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    • Walter Isaacson on the Future of Man and Machine

    • By: Walter Isaacson, Kristina Loring
    • Length: 2 mins
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    Why should we stop worrying about machines replacing humans? Writer and CEO of the Aspen Institute Walter Isaacson envisions a far more collaborative future....

    • Jane McGonigal on Gaming Your Cravings

    • By: Jane McGonigal, Kristina Loring
    • Length: 2 mins
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    What simple activity can help you reduce cravings and even prevent PTSD? Writer and game designer Jane McGonigal has the answer....

    • Eric Schmidt on Being Happily Overworked

    • By: Eric Schmidt, Kristina Loring
    • Length: 2 mins
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    What does it mean to be overworked in a good way? Veteran Google executive Eric Schmidt explains. Revolutionary Insights is curated from the Computer History Museum's Revolutionaries interview series and is brought to you by Audible. This talk was originally recorded on October 8, 2014.

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    • Walter Isaacson on Steve Jobs' Success

    • By: Walter Isaacson, Kristina Loring
    • Length: 2 mins
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    What can be more important than building a great product? Award-winning biographer Walter Isaacson lets us in on the answer from the perspective of his iconic subject: Steve Jobs. Revolutionary Insights is curated from the Computer History Museum's Revolutionaries interview series and is brought to you by Audible. This talk was originally recorded on December 13, 2011.

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    • Mark Zuckerberg on Entrepreneurship

    • By: Mark Zuckerberg, Kristina Loring
    • Length: 2 mins
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    How do you build a great company? Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says there are two crucial elements to making your entrepreneurial dreams come true....

    • Rick Tetzeli on Steve Jobs

    • By: Rick Tetzeli, Kristina Loring
    • Length: 1 min
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    What lessons can we learn from the life of Steve Jobs? Rick Tetzeli, co-author of the book Becoming Steve Jobs, says that he was most surprised and impressed by Jobs' ability to listen....

    • Eric Schmidt and Jonathan Rosenberg on Building Great Teams

    • By: Eric Schmidt, Jonathan Rosenberg, Kristina Loring
    • Length: 2 mins
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    How do you build an elite team? Veteran Google executives Eric Schmidt and Jonathan Rosenberg explain that it all has to do with "divas" and "knaves"....

    • John Markoff on Relationships with Robots

    • By: John Markoff, Kristina Loring
    • Length: 2 mins
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    How will robots impact our social lives? New York Times technology reporter John Markoff says they already do....