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Heather Steeves

Heather Steeves tries to do things that are fun -- and only things that are fun. So far that's included stilt walking, roller derby and cross-country road trips in her Saturn.

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Posted: November 10, 2014

9 lessons we learned at TedxDirigo

Written by: Heather Steeves

More than a dozen people presented their big ideas at TEDxDirigo on Sunday, Nov. 9 in Brunswick. Some were informative, others inspirational — some both. The talks each touched on the theme “Mavericks and Misfits.” All of the speeches are already online (free and there are timestamps below the slideshow), but if you just want some quick take-aways, these are for you.

You can watch all the talks online. (Individual talks will be available in mid-December at

Timestamp estimates:

Anne Hallward is at 1:07:00.

Lisa DeSisto is at 1:24:00.

Dana Hayes is at 3:40:00.

Kristen Gwinn-Becker is at 3:51:00.

Karen Mills is at 6:03:00.

Emily Straubel is at 6:14:00.

Marty Pottenger is at 6:25:00.

Sarah Schindler is at 6:54:00.

Lady Zen is at 7:01:00.


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