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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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


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