Hello all and happy new year! It’s great to be back into the swing of things are a very busy, very crazy and very fun Christmas break. I’ll be back posting regularly now and have some exciting videos and content planned over the next few months (stay tuned!).
I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas and found some time to relax. To kick off the new year I have put together a little list of some inspiring TED talks I have watched recently, I hope they inspire you to set some goals and then kick those goals in the butt!
Rita Pierson shares talks about why every kid needs a champion
Rita Pierson is the teacher you wish you always had. In this TED talks sums up her approach to teaching with the pep talk she gives her students each day: “I am somebody. I was somebody when I came. I’ll be a better somebody when I leave. I am powerful, and I am strong. I deserve the education that I get here. I have things to do, people to impress, and places to go.”
Kid Cudi talks about Chasing Dreams
Musician Scott Mescudi, aka Kid Cudi paid a visit to his former high school to deliver an inspirational TED Talk speech about his road to success.
Nilofer Merchant: Got a meeting? Take a walk
Nilofer Merchant proposes a simple way to get up and get moving. I love this simple idea, get out of the boardroom and go for walk instead!
Amy Cuddy talks about how your body language shapes who you are
Amy Cuddy discusses the ways we use body language to change the way our life unfolds. She explains how even faking powerful body language can reduce stress and make you more confident.
Shawn Achor shares the happy secret to better work
Shawn gives a hilarious speech on the psychology of positivity and how happiness is what makes us work productively.
Simon Sinek shares the pattern of great leaders
Simon Sinek shares how great leaders inspire others to take action.
I love discovering new talks so please let me know if you have any favourites that I could add to this list. Here’s to a great 2016!