Inspiring Videos

These are some of my favorite inspirational videos, enjoy!

My stroke of insight

Jill Bolte Taylor got a research opportunity few brain scientists would wish for: She had a massive stroke, and watched as her brain functions -- motion, speech, self-awareness -- shut down one by one. An astonishing story.

This talk was presented at an official TED conference.

You are not your body

In this TEDxKC talk, Janine Shepherd explores the impact of loss on the human psyche and the universal quest to find meaning and fulfillment. It is only through the process of losing everything we thought we needed that we find who we truly are.

The power of vulnerability

Brené Brown studies human connection -- our ability to empathize, belong, love. In a poignant, funny talk at TEDxHouston, she shares a deep insight from her research, one that sent her on a personal quest to know herself as well as to understand humanity. A talk to share.

The Invisible Force

Dan Lok gives an inspiring TedX talk about self-imageand how it limits or enables our growth.

The Pyramid & the Pool

Gotta love Martha Beck's fun and easy to understand explanation of the change the world and humanity are undergoing!

Living Brave with Oprah and Brene Brown

How does it get better than this?

On the 5-second Rule

This story will change your outlook on life, inspiration, and motivation.

The Power of Mindfulness: What You Practice Grows Stronger

Dr. Shauna Shapiro discusses the science and research behind the benefits of being present at TEDx Washington Square and issues a beautiful challenge.