I’ve cherry-picked these business success TED Talks for you, having one goal in mind – to inspire you to start a successful business, or take it to the next level. So take your time to watch, and share your success stories and feedback in the comments!
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1.How great leaders inspire action
Why is Apple so innovative and why did Martin Luther King lead the Civil Rights Movement?
In this thought-provoking TEDx Talk, leadership expert Simon Sinek illustrates the pattern which all the most inspiring leaders and organizations worldwide follow.
2.The surprising habits of original thinkers
Are you a procrastinator?
Well, there’s still hope. While procrastination is usually considered a major pitfall preventing business success, it may be overrated. And so do a few other traits, as organizational psychologist Adam Grant will demonstrate!
3.Two reasons companies fail — and how to avoid them
You’d be surprised by the two failure reasons business strategist Knut Haanaes lays out during his 10-minute TED talk. Why? Because they’re often given as advice for business success!
4.The single biggest reason why startups succeed
Why did Airbnb, Uber and YouTube became wild successes while so many other promising startups have failed? Having analyzed hundreds of companies, Founder of Idealab Bill Gross has reached a fascinating conclusion for that $1M question.
5.How to speak up for yourself
Is it OK to correct your boss when they make a mistake, or tell your loved one your deepest insecurities? Social Psychologist Adam Galinsky will inspire you and help you expand your personal power and navigate tricky social situations.
6.Your body language shapes who you are
Based on people’s body language we make sweeping judgments, which in turn can predict meaningful life outcomes like who we hire or promote and who we ask out on a date. In this candid and insightful talk, Social Psychologist Amy Cuddy shares the often overlooked science behind body language.
7.How to build a business that lasts 100 years
Amazingly enough, you can get an invaluable lesson on business strategy from your very own immune system. Strategist Martin Reeves will show you exactly how!