Who’s up for some TED-inspiration? This one comes from a friend who helps keep the smiles going ’round on the Client Happiness Team! If you haven’t seen this one, I highly recommend. It’s funny, inspiring, and teaches some important lessons on fulfilling work! http://www.ted.com/talks/shawn_achor_the_happy_secret_to_better_work
A TED talk for Wednesday! This is Dan Ariely — a noted psychologist speak on the topic of self-control. This is a good one, especially for all of you procrastinators out there!
An inspiring TED talk from an inspiring woman.
September 9, 2013: Happy Monday Zeople! I know Mondays can be busy for a lot of you — so I wanted to share this IMPORTANT Ted Talk. Seriously, this one is well worth the watch. “Just the way we think about stress can make us healthier” http://www.ted.com/talks/kelly_mcgonigal_how_to_make_stress_your_friend.html If nothing, take away this piece of advice: […]
September 4, 2013: This past weekend a woman named Diane Nyad did an astounding thing. She became the first person to swim from Cuba to Florida without any aid. Oh, and she’s 64. And she’s tried this feat four times before. Now, on her fifth try, she achieved her goal. Her accomplishment is beyond amazing […]
A recently post TED talk by author/journalist Andrew Solomon. Wow. “…many people were astonished and said, ‘but how can you decide to have children in the midst of studying everything that can go wrong?’ and I said, ‘I’m not studying everything that can go wrong, what I’m studying is how much love there can be […]
Time for a Thursday TEDTalk? This one’s good & short, I promise! Angela Lee Duckworth was a schoolteacher. She wanted to do some learning of her own and set out to find out what made certain people successful. The answer was one word. Grit Grit, it turns out, she found was the secret to success […]
One of the best learning experiences I’ve had in 7.5 minutes — both for its rundown of history and in the idea that we can frame difficult scientific quandaries in basic ways and still come to some understanding. These men just happened to come to magnificent understandings. Mythbuster’s Adam Savage leads this wonderful Ted-Ed talk…. It reminds […]