Bernie Hollywood confirms that we are each born with a unique SuperPower & finding this is key so that it can benefit our world. Bernie talks about how this can be achieved and how via his SuperPower of ‘connecting' he has made a positive difference to the lives of thousands throughout the globe
By day Bernie is a cool headed banker harnessing business potential throughout the UK. Outside of his day job he is a compassionate wizard working behind the curtains to support others to build their dreams. Bernie has raised and contributed over £39 million to the third sector for UK & overseas charities. He shares some of those moments that have inspired his life of giving.
Bernie combines fundraising with sporting achievements including 41 consecutive marathons in 20 days, a world record for running the longest distance in 7 days, trekking unsupported to Geographical North & South Poles, crossing the Sahara and climbing Everest, Kilimanjaro and McKinley. He created the first ever blind ukulele orchestra & Braille song sheets here in Liverpool. He received an OBE in 2013 for his contributions to charity.
This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx