spreading.” That’s the theme of TED, the
popular conference that features talks by intriguing thought leaders, and TEDx,
self-organized events that bring people together to share TED-like experiences.
recently organized its own TEDx event featuring a dozen professors who shared
their ideas through thought-provoking talks. Each professor gave an address of
18 minutes or less on the subject of “What must be done?” The theme was inspired
by the St. Vincent de Paul quote, “It is not enough to do. It must be done well.”
Professor of Management Alyssa Westring was among the DePaul TEDx speakers. In her
talk, titled “The Secret Life of a Work-Life
Insider,” Westring discusses her personal
experience with finding work-life balance and how it influences her research on
View a video of Westring’s TEDx DePaul presentation.