Ted Talks


Simon Sinek

Simon Sinek is an author, speaker, consultant, and adjunct professor. He has been on a multitude of media outlets sharing his wisdom about personal and professional fulfillment. From NPR to The Blaze, Sinek has given commentary to the struggles of the average working person. He often says that 80% of people go home at the end of the day feeling unfulfilled and uninspired by the work that they do. His mission is to flip that statistic on it’s head. His TEDx talk is currently listed as the 3rd most view video on TED.com.

Books written by Simon include Start With Why and Leaders Eat Last (listed above). 

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Brené Brown

The author of 2  #1 New York Times Bestsellers, and 7 published works in all, Brené Brown is a professor at the University of Huston Graduate College of Social Work where she completes research to further her understanding of authenticity, leadership, shame, and vulnerability. Brené’s TED talks have been viewed several million times, inspiring viewers the world over with her expertise.

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Larry Smith

Larry is an Economics professor at the University of Waterloo. With such dry and, at times, dark humor, Larry makes a compelling argument in his Ted Talk for those who leave greatness up to chance and make excuses for why they didn’t pursue their dreams earlier, if at all. 

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