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5 TED talks for an extra boost of inspiration

Need a boost of inspiration or some feel-good energy? Look no further. We’ve compiled a list of five TED talks that’ll lift your spirits and inspire you to be your best. They’re all under 20 minutes — so sit back, relax and enjoy!

Top TED Talks to inspire you

1. How great leaders inspire action

Leadership expert Simon Sinek has a simple but powerful model for inspirational leadership — and it all starts with the question,“Why?”

2. Want to be happy? Be grateful

Monk and interfaith scholar David Steindl-Rast teaches a lesson on slowing down, knowing where you’re going and being grateful.

3. Inspiring a life of immersion

How do we live a life with purpose? Social entrepreneur Jacqueline Novogratz shares stories about people who’ve given their all for a cause, their community and justice.

4. How to make peace? Get angry

Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Kailash Satyarthi offers invaluable advice to anyone who wants to disrupt and change the world for the better: get angry at injustice.

5. Flow, the secret to happiness

Positive psychologist Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi explores finding pleasure and lasting satisfaction in activities that bring a state of “flow.”


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