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Inspirational story acid attack survivor of Laxmi Agarwal on Ted Talks

Laxmi Agarwal is an Indian campaigner with Stop Sale Acid and a TV host. She is an acid attack survivor and speaks for the rights of acid attack victims. She was attacked in 2005 at age 15, by a 32-year-old man named Gudda and his alias Nadeem Syed whose advances she had rejected. She has also advocated against acid attacks …

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TED Video How Stress Affects the Brain ? by Madhumita Murgia

How chronic stress can affect the brain’s size, structure, and how it functions: Stress isn’t always a bad thing; it can be handy for a burst of extra energy and focus, like when you’re playing a competitive sport or have to speak in public. But when it’s continuous, it actually begins to change your brain. Madhumita Murgia shows how chronic …

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Srikumar Rao: Plug into your hard-wired happiness TED

About this talk Srikumar Rao says we spend most of our lives learning to be unhappy, even as we strive for happiness. At Arbejdsglaede Live! 2009, he teaches us how to break free of the “I’d be happy if …” mental model, and embrace our hard-wired happiness. About Srikumar Rao Executive, educator, writer and life coach Srikumar S. Rao asks, …

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Jeff Bezos: What matters more than your talents.. TED

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vBmavNoChZc#t=6m25s About this talk In this Princeton University graduation address, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos makes the case that our character is reflected not in the gifts we’re endowed with at birth, but by the choices we make over the course of a lifetime. About Jeff Bezos As founder and CEO of Amazon.com, Jeff Bezos defined online shopping and rewrote the …

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Daniel Pink on the surprising science of motivation

Daniel Pink on the surprising science of motivation httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rrkrvAUbU9Y http://www.ted.com Career analyst Dan Pink examines the puzzle of motivation, starting with a fact that social scientists know but most managers don’t: Traditional rewards aren’t always as effective as we think. Listen for illuminating stories — and maybe, a way forward.

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Viktor Frankl: Why to believe in others? TED

Viktor Frankl: Why to believe in others? TED By Dontgiveupworld

About this talk In this rare clip from 1972, legendary psychiatrist and Holocaust-survivor Viktor Frankl delivers a powerful message about the human search for meaning — and the most important gift we can give others. About Viktor E Frankl Neurologist and psychiatrist Viktor Frankl pioneered an approach to psychotherapy that focuses on the human search for meaning.

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Gary Vaynerchuk: Do what you love (no excuses!) TED.com

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EhqZ0RU95d4#t=0m40s About this talk 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. About Gary Vaynerchuk Gary Vaynerchuk’s Wine Library TV combines an …

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Randy Pausch: Really achieving your childhood dreams TED

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ji5_MqicxSo About this talk In 2007, Carnegie Mellon professor Randy Pausch, who was dying of pancreatic cancer, delivered a one-of-a-kind last lecture that made the world stop and pay attention. This moving talk will teach you how to really achieve your childhood dreams. Unmissable. About Randy Pausch Carnegie Mellon professor Randy Pausch motivated thousands of students with his passionate teaching. …

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