Great Ted Talks

I have learned, and continue to learn, a lot from speakers. Over time, I have compiled an ongoing list of talks where I have learned something or been deeply moved. This is by no means an exhaustive list – there are so many great talks to listen to!



Susan David: The Gift and Power of Emotional Courage​


Jill Bolte Taylor: My Stroke of Insight


Amishi Jha: How to Tame Your Wondering Mind



Guy Winch: How to Fix a Broken Heart

Kasiva  Mutua: How  I Use the Drum to Tell My Story​

Lisa Feldman Barrett: You Aren't at the Mercy of Your Emotions

Uri Alon: Why Science Demands a Leap into the Unknown​


Robert Waldinger: What Makes a Good Life?​


Karen Thompson Walker: What Fear Can Teach Us​



Thandie Newton: Embracing Otherness, Embracing Myself​


Judge Victoria Pratt: How Judges Can Show Respect


Pico Iyer: The Art of Stillness


Nabila Alibhai: How to Show Unity Across Faiths?​


Lydia Yuknavitch: The Beauty of Being a Misfit​


Susan Cain: The Power of Introverts​