TED TALK: The real gold of our economy is in our hands

12 min Source: Technology, Entertainment, Design (TED) Talks November 2023
PME All levels


Examines the profound waste in processes and labor, suggesting increased efficiency could significantly boost GDP and societal value.


  1. Identifies inefficiencies, advocates for process streamlining.
  2. Urges purpose analysis of activities for operational efficiency.
  3. Recommends technology use to enhance efficiency and reduce waste.
  4. Focuses on value creation by eliminating non-value-adding tasks.