How to know your life purpose in 5 minutes | Adam Leipzig | TEDxMalibu

Never miss a talk! SUBSCRIBE to the TEDx channel: http://bit.ly/1FAg8hB Adam Leipzig has overseen more than 25 movies as a producer, executive and distributo...

Connecting Through Passion | Nathan Gwilliam | TEDxRexburg

As we prioritize our lives, our families and our organizations on level-10 passions, we can achieve seemingly impossible success. Nathan Gwilliam is CEO/Foun...

Why You Should Stop Searching for Work You Love | Jodi Glickman | TEDxChicago

Jodi Glickman is passionate about career success for everyone. She has trained the brightest young minds in this country by creating a curriculum that delive...

Susan David: The gift and power of emotional courage

Psychologist Susan David shares how the way we deal with our emotions shapes everything that matters: our actions, careers, relationships, health and happiness. In this deeply moving, humorous and potentially life-changing talk, she challenges a culture that prizes positivity over emotional truth and discusses the powerful strategies of emotional agility. A talk to share.

Sangu Delle: There's no shame in taking care of your mental health

When stress got to be too much for TED Fellow Sangu Delle, he had to confront his own deep prejudice: that men shouldn't take care of their mental health. In a personal talk, Delle shares how he learned to handle anxiety in a society that's uncomfortable with emotions. As he says: "Being honest about how we feel doesn't make us weak -- it makes us human."

Christopher Ategeka: How adoption worked for me

Talent is universal, but opportunity isn't, says TED Fellow Christopher Ategeka. In this charming, hopeful talk, Ategeka tells his story of being orphaned at a young age -- and how being adopted gave him the chance to experience a new culture, acquire an education and live up to his full potential. "We may not be able to solve the bigotry and the racism of this world today," Ategeka says, "But certainly we can raise children to create a positive, inclusive, connected world full of empathy, love and compassion."

Adam Grant: The surprising habits of original thinkers

How do creative people come up with great ideas? Organizational psychologist Adam Grant studies "originals": thinkers who dream up new ideas and take action to put them into the world. In this talk, learn three unexpected habits of originals -- including embracing failure. "The greatest originals are the ones who fail the most, because they're the ones who try the most," Grant says. "You need a lot of bad ideas in order to get a few good ones."

Angela Lee Duckworth: Grit: The power of passion and perseverance

Leaving a high-flying job in consulting, Angela Lee Duckworth took a job teaching math to seventh graders in a New York public school. She quickly realized that IQ wasn't the only thing separating the successful students from those who struggled. Here, she explains her theory of "grit" as a predictor of success.

Why we have too few women leaders | Sheryl Sandberg

http://www.ted.com Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg looks at why a smaller percentage of women than men reach the top of their professions -- and offers 3 powerf...

The Gift of Adversity | Marcus Aurelius Andersen | TEDxCoMo

This talk discusses how we as Citizens can use the Adversity that we face every day as a way to change the world in which we all live for the better. While t...

6 TED Talks on the power of the individual voice

It only takes one voice to create change. Be inspired to take action through these talks by brave and passionate individuals.

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