If you have never heard of a TED talk, then you have seriously been missing out on some gold over the last few years! You need some empowering TED talks to start with.
TED is a media organisation that posts talks from influential individuals online for free, with the aim of inspiring, educating, enlightening and motivating everybody to become better versions of themselves or simply to find something to connect to in their specific worlds. From robots to romance to radio waves, there is a TED talk on anything you can think of. As we move into a new year, it’s always nice to find some sort of inspiration or motivation to get you through the post-holiday season slump, so here are some of the most empowering TED talks to take you into 2018.
1. What Happens in Your Brain when You Pay Attention? by Mehdi Ordikhani-Seyedlar
This amazing and empowering TED talk takes you inside the wonder of the human mind, helping you to understand why you think the way that you think. It explains what is actually happening when our brains try to process information and comes up with a reason for why it is so hard to pay attention to certain things sometimes. It's a really interesting deep dive into the crazy science of the brain!