20 Insightful Short Video Talks That Help You Be A Great Person at Work

March 03, 2018 0 Comments

Learning is a never ending process -- and it MUST never end. I often get a question from the people around me -- what should I do be happy, content and better everyday in life. My only and only answer to them is -- to keep learning every day.  Join me on twitter In pursuit of being a great person inside and outside world, here are the most admired, relevant and inspiring ted talks that will help you understanding yourself, finding the gap and get better every day.

1. Dan Ariely: What makes us feel good about our work?

It turns out that employees are more motivated by a sense of purpose than by a fat paycheck.

2. General Stanley McChrystal: Listen, learn … then lead

How do you form a strong bond with your team when employees are all different ages and come from all different backgrounds?

3. Nilofer Merchat: Got a meeting? Take a walk

Looking to improve work culture? Give walking meetings a shot.

4. Dan Pink: The puzzle of motivation

Traditional rewards aren’t as motivating as we think.

5. Shawn Achor: The happy secret to better work

If your workers seem miserable every day, they probably are. Help make your employees happier, and they’ll deliver.

6. Ricardo Semler: Radical wisdom for a company, a school, a life

Just because traditional organizations do things one way doesn’t mean your company needs to do things similarly.

7. Angela Lee Duckworth: The key to success? Grit

IQ isn’t the only thing that separates the top performers from the worst ones. Success, in large part, is also the result of grit.

8. Tim Wujec: Build a tower, build a team

Why do some of the most surprising teams deliver the best results?

9. Catherine Courage: Igniting creativity to transform corporate culture

To improve corporate culture, we need to unlock the creativity that characterized our childhoods.

10. Clay Shirky: Institutions vs. collaborations

The dominance of closed, rigid corporations is coming to an end. The sooner you embrace that notion, the better situated your organization will be.

11. Jason Fried: Why work doesn’t happen at work

Is the office actually one of the worst places to get work done?

12. David Logan: Tribal leadership

How can understanding the five basic tribes that humans form enhance your organization?

13. Nigel Marsh: How to make work-life balance work

People can’t be productive when work dominates their lives.

14. Graham Weston: Creating workplace cultures, energy of inspired employees

Workplaces thrive when employees are inspired by what they’re setting out to accomplish.

15. Vishen Lakhiani: 5 steps to creating the world’s greatest workplace

Every manager should strive to create the best workplace possible. Here’s how you get started.

16. Susan Cain: The power of introverts

Managers shouldn’t only listen to the loudest mouths in the room.

17. Seth Godin: How to get your ideas to spread

Good luck trying to spread boring ideas.

18. Kelly McGonigal: How to make stress your friend

Is stress only bad for you if you believe it is?

19. Simon Sinek: How great leaders inspire action

Great leaders can’t accomplish everything they want to accomplish wholly on their own.

20. Derek Sivers: How to start a movement

You might have the best idea in the world. But if it doesn’t catch on, people might never find out about it. Here’s how you avoid suffering that fate.
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Pankaj Sharma

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