If you don’t know what TED or TED.com is, then you are missing out on a lot of life-changing content. It’s mainly an event focused on discussing a lot of topics and it involves the world’s best & most successful humans. It’s my favorite event & website.
In this post, I am going to share with you five must watch videos that can change your life. Feel free to add more in the comments.
Steve Jobs: How to live before you die?
At his Stanford University commencement speech, Steve Jobs, CEO and co-founder of Apple and Pixar, urges us to pursue our dreams and see the opportunities in life’s setbacks — including death itself.
Sir Ken Robinson: school kills creativity
In this poignant, funny follow-up to his fabled 2006 talk, Sir Ken Robinson makes the case for a radical shift from standardized schools to personalized learning — creating conditions where kids’ natural talents can flourish.
Sir Ken Robinson: Bring on the learning revolution
This third video is continuation of the one above. Sir Ken Robinson makes an entertaining and profoundly moving case for creating an education system that nurtures (rather than undermines) creativity.
Gary Vaynerchuck: Do what you love (no excuses!)
At the Web 2.0 Expo, entrepreneur Gary Vaynerchuk gives a shot in the arm to dreamers and up-and-comers who face self-doubt. The Internet has made the formula for success simpler than ever, he argues. So there’s now no excuse not to do what makes you happy.
Richard St. John’s 8 secrets of success
Why do people succeed? Is it because they’re smart? Or are they just lucky? Neither. Analyst Richard St. John condenses years of interviews into an unmissable 3-minute slideshow on the real secrets of success.
The following are videos that have been recommended through the comment section below or through twitter. Thanks for your contributions!
- Pranav Mistry talks about SixthSense technology. Recommended by Saurabh Shrivastava.
- Benjamin Zander talks about passion. Recommended by Lasse Koivisto.
- Mike Rowe celebrates dirty jobs. Recommended by Mindy Peek.
- Clay Shirky: How cognitive surplus will change the world. Recommended by Mindy Peek.
- Clifford Stoll on … everything. Recommended by Bob Adamowski