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Gifts in Shitty Wrapping Paper | Jules Allen | TEDxMelbourne
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Added Aug 19, 2016
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Resilience is overrated. We have an abundance of resilient people who still struggle or fail completely. Find out why we need to take a new stance of surviving and thriving.

Alongside Hugh Jackman and Deborra-Lee Furness, Jules crusades for adoption reform. She has worked on a global scale with women and children who are victims of gross human rights violations. Jules believes the greatest adventure is that found within the mind; challenging the mind to think outside of its pre-conceived, patterned perceptions

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