Ted Talks for every Entrepreneur: Connecting, Inspiring and Understanding Entrepreneurship.
TED talks, the apt source to educate all in just a few minutes. These short videos having some great speakers motivates & inspires us to do something big & make a difference in life.
It covers various aspects of one’s life, different topics, discussions which could help us in finding the solution to our problems.
As an entrepreneur you have to face a lot of challenge, a lot of hard work, struggle & risk is involved. Now these TED talks help you to find our the best ways of dealing with life situations, keeping a positive approach.
Top 5 TED Talks Videos that Every ‘would be’ Entrepreneurs Must Watch
1. Tony Robbins: Why we do what we do?
One of the best TED talks so far. Yes Tony Robbins, who is a Life coach,
Self-help author, Motivational Speaker & An Actor too, in his popular talk with more than 3 million views brings up a discussion on what drives us to perform certain action. What is that motivating force behind whatever we do.
For instance why do we step out of home everyday? For name? Fame? Money? Appreciation? Emotions? What is it that shapes us?
He throws light on bringing out the answer to what is that drives you in your daily life today? Explore where you are today.
The talk is quite motivating & helping for entrepreneurs in their decision making, directing, guiding, leading, appreciating, contributing etc & paves way for them to see things & perform actions in a more sorted manner.
2. Seth Godin’s: How to get your ideas to spread?
Seth Godin who is an American author, entrepreneur, marketer, and public speaker. This speech by him is a boon for all the businessmen, entrepreneurs, budding entrepreneurs out there! His focus in this talk was on marketing strategy by the business/company i-e how can a company or entrepreneur spread their ideas. Idea is the root of any business.
If you’re able to sell it, you succeed. Need is to find people who really care about what you have to say means ‘sell to people who are listening’. Seth Godin has beautifully explained how to get people’s attention towards your idea, your product by giving some examples of products which is quite interesting & funny too.
The speech was given a decade ago but thanks to internet that even today it is serving out as a helping & guiding tool for all those need it.
3. Nigel Marsh: How to Make Work-Life Balance Work?
Nigel Marsh in his video has given insights on how with the smallest investments in correct place we can change everything around us.
The quality of our life, relationships, society. In the video he shared his lessons learned in life after fighting a constant battle of work & life balance.
He has made certain observations on Work-Life balance one of which says
We need to approach balance in a balanced way. To understand it in a more detailed form the video is a must to watch.
4. Simon Sinek: How great leaders inspire actions?
In the view of Simon Sinek, it is imperative for the entrepreneur to find out the importance of its product or idea.
This is because until & unless being a promoter, a leader you don’t have the answer as to why your product is important, what need it is fulfilling, you cannot expect the team to work best on generating answers to what & how of the process, products of the company to deliver even better results.
Need is to think from the point of view of customers and identify the reasons why your product should be a yes.
Overall this ted talk is quite fair & gives a great knowledge to all the entrepreneurs & therefore not to be missed.
5. Bill & Melinda Gates: Why giving away our wealth has been the most satisfying thing we’ve done?
You can’t take wealth with you. Yes, when Bill & Melinda Gates being the richest of all can have this thinking then why not others.
It was a bold decision by the two of giving their wealth from Microsoft back to society. In the opinion of Gates, it is very important to make a difference in the society, work for its betterment, work for those around you when you’re blessed with so much.
So much not in terms of money rather the skills & abilities, talent & knowledge you possess as an entrepreneur. Take risk, experience the joy of giving back to others, and then as you succeed, do good in your business, prosper in life then try to make other’s lives better too by giving process & extending your helping hand.
The most fulfilling & satisfying thing you’ll ever do.