Ed is a master storyteller and social entrepreneur who has created an extraordinary life through the adoption of an action-based mindset. He is a TedX speaker, and co-founder of The Thought Center, a values driven production company focused on enriching lives through education. Ed’s pioneering contributions social skills education have been recognized by The Global Presence with the designation of Global Presence Ambassador. He currently collaborates with life skills professionals around the globe to promote better life skills education for all children, regardless of geography or circumstance. Ed is now authoring two books on how to use an action-based mindset to create the life you want, with one specifically geared toward parents of young children.
In this eye-opening talk, a father recounts how one small but bold ask made by his father over 30 years ago not only resulted in a deeper connection with his own daughter, but set them both on a path to seemingly impossible adventures. This heartwarming lesson into the importance of putting action behind children’s curiosities is sure to inspire not only parents, but anyone who needs their faith in humanity restored. Ed Goyette, co-founder of The Thought Center, is a social entrepreneur focused on helping parents strengthen their relationship with their children through a program called “Yours for the Asking” which helps parents put action behind their child’s curiosities through the art of asking. He is married and the proud father of three who are a continuous source of inspiration.