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Giang Phung

Startup co-founder, English teacher in Hanoi

Say yes before saying no

PRESENTED ON JUN 24, 2017
IN HANOI @ VOL 10

How saying Yes helps Giang Phung explore limits and get better at saying No.

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Just Say Yes

BY MAVIS MCRAE
@ VOL 15 ON SEP 12, 2013

When Mavis McRae quit her government job in favor of freelance work, she knew she had to be open to new experiences and opportunities in order to be successful. Her willingness and flexibilty allowed her to travel around the world, teaching marketing and business in China, the Phillipines, and Vietnam. In the words of Ashton Kutcher, "opportunity looks a lot like hard work, while luck looks like stepping out of your comfort zone."

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The Power of Yes

BY TIFFANY LENTZ
@ VOL 1 ON AUG 14, 2014

Tiffany Lentz believes in the power of yes, and thinks you should say yes too. Going into her own life changing story and experiences, Tiffany was able to learn new things about the world and life. 

 "Presentation of the Day" on November 17, 2014.

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Say Yes to Adventure

BY JULIE SAGER
@ VOL 20 ON APR 19, 2017

Julie Sager hails from Cairns in Far North Queensland, Australia.  In this presentation Julie shares her passion for endurance sport.  Julie's addiction to all things endurance has seen her compete in Iron Man, Triathlons, Ultra trail running competions, and world championships.  Julie gives us a humourous insight into the realities of endurance sport - the solitude, the scenery, the crunch of the gravel under your feet, the lack of sleep, the sore toes, and her undeniable urge to keep going.

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The YES Project

BY AMBERLEE ERDMANN
@ VOL 10 ON DEC 07, 2017

Amberlee Erdmann moved from Alberta to the Okanagan in 2009 and finished her Bachelor of Social Work at the University of British Columbia Okanagan. Upon graduation Amberlee was invited to join the International Golden Key Honor Society due to academic excellence. Amberlee was named as one of Kelowna's Top 20 to watch and Penticton's Top 40 Under 40. Currently, Amberlee is a community advocate who works for the South Okanagan Victim Assistance Society and The YES Project (Youth Engagement Strategy). 

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Why the Way You say “No” Drives Me Crazy

BY STEENA MARIE
@ VOL 3 ON JAN 25, 2018

As Steena Marie talks through the modern perception of consent and empowered communcation, learn why it's important to be true to yourself. Lose the indecision, obligatory agreeance and saying yes when you really want to say no. 

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Saying “YES”!: The Road to Untold Research

BY MONICA SANCHEZ AND KATE VASILOFF
@ VOL 1 ON MAR 15, 2018

Monica Sanchez and Kate Vasiloff are two friends who, a year ago, would never have imagined that they would quit their jobs and start a business together. Yet here they are, at PechaKucha Alexandria Vol.1, having done just that AND finishing each other's sentences. In their presentation they share their entrepreneurial journey, including some fascinating insights from their first project to document public opinion about rights to abortion in El Savador.

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Toxic Risk Before You're Born

BY CHIARA TALIA
@ VOL 24 ON NOV 27, 2018

Chiara Talia discusses the risks that can occur before birth

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Say Yes

BY RYAN MILLER
@ VOL 28 ON MAY 22, 2019

Ryan Miller is a musician, artist, producer, actor and founding member of the band Guster. He presents on his journey as an artist, his outlook on life, and some of his adventures along the way.

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Yes, and....

BY CHRIS WHYTE
@ VOL 40 ON MAY 19, 2019

Chris Whyte tells us about the power of Yes, and.. about saying yes to opportunities, challenges, and experiences and his path to embracing such a perspective.