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What do YOU see?
*What could I
do in this moment
that would be
the exact OPPOSITE
of everyone else?
*What could I
do in this moment
that would be
the exact OPPOSITE
of everyone else?
I’m the weird one?
So:
Should you
wear a
nametag?
What’s your
nametag?
What is
it that you do
31
Cool.
Cool
Instead of going to
the career fair, I just
hired myself and got
to work.
‘

If you don’t make a
name for yourself,
someone will make one
for you.
It wasn’t
a nametag,
it was a
domino.
You don’t need an
idea, you need an I
“
”
did .
Scott
GOODBYE,
your name
was Scott!
The repercussions of
commitment.
commitment
But sometimes one
email from a total
stranger makes it all
worthwhile.
When you commit with
both feet, the world
doesn’t just pay
attention, it pays
dividends.
?
?
?

?

?

?
?
‘ about
isn’t

Focus
doing one
thing all your life, it’s about
doing many things, one
way,
all your life.
Consistency is
far better than
rare moments
of greatness.
4,819
What do YOU see?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?
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TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?

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Recorded at the famous Sheldon Theater in St. Louis, Scott Ginsberg tells the story of how he built an iconic brand, a profitable business and a fourteen year career out of wearing a nametag everyday. Watch Scott's TEDx Talk here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9RkqJyMxtbI

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TEDx St. Louis -- Scott Ginsberg: What's In A Nametag?

  1. 1. What do YOU see?
  2. 2. *What could I do in this moment that would be the exact OPPOSITE of everyone else?
  3. 3. *What could I do in this moment that would be the exact OPPOSITE of everyone else?
  4. 4. I’m the weird one?
  5. 5. So:
  6. 6. Should you wear a nametag?
  7. 7. What’s your nametag?
  8. 8. What is it that you do
  9. 9. 31
  10. 10. Cool. Cool
  11. 11. Instead of going to the career fair, I just hired myself and got to work.
  12. 12. ‘ If you don’t make a name for yourself, someone will make one for you.
  13. 13. It wasn’t a nametag, it was a domino.
  14. 14. You don’t need an idea, you need an I “ ” did .
  15. 15. Scott
  16. 16. GOODBYE, your name was Scott!
  17. 17. The repercussions of commitment. commitment
  18. 18. But sometimes one email from a total stranger makes it all worthwhile.
  19. 19. When you commit with both feet, the world doesn’t just pay attention, it pays dividends.
  20. 20. ?
  21. 21. ? ? ? ? ? ?
  22. 22. ‘ about isn’t Focus doing one thing all your life, it’s about doing many things, one way, all your life.
  23. 23. Consistency is far better than rare moments of greatness.
  24. 24. 4,819
  25. 25. What do YOU see?

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