Here are 5 TEDTalks that will move you, inspire you and provide rich insights into how you can live an inspired and fulfilling life. Click on each title below to view videos.
1. Larry Smith : Why You will Fail to have a Great Career.
An absolute must see. A funny, no-holds barred talk by economist Larry Smith about the absurd reasons people invent when they fail to pursue their passions.
2. Elizabeth Gilbert : Success, Failure and the Drive to Keep Creating.
Best selling author Elizabeth Gilbert shares why handling great success can be just as challenging as failure. And how knowing your purpose can help ground you during those moments.
3. David Brooks : Should You Live for Your Resume …. or Your Eulogy ?
A thought provoking short talk that suggests we have two selves – the self that craves success and builds a resume; and the self that seeks connection, community and love; and asks – can we balance the two ?
4. Brene Brown : The Power of Vulnerability
This is a gem for anyone who believes they should always put up a strong front and who believes that showing vulnerability is weak. Brene Brown shares deep insights from her research and her own life about the power of vulnerability.
5. Tony Robbins : Why We Do What We Do
Tony Robbins reminds us of an important question we often don’t ask ourselves – why do we do what we do – and how knowing these answers for yourself will help you improve the quality of your life.