Our love affair with Brene Brown all began with her TED Talks on Shame and Vulnerability. If you are new to TED, you must begin with Ms. Brown. Her effusive manner and easy storytelling will soon have you feeling like she is your best friend.
Self proclaimed professional troublemaker, Luvvie Ajayi, isn’t afraid to speak her mind or to be the one dissenting voice in a crowd, and neither should you. “Your silence serves no one,” says the writer, activist and self-proclaimed professional troublemaker. In this bright, uplifting talk, Ajayi shares three questions to ask yourself if you’re teetering on the edge of speaking up or quieting down — and encourages all of us to get a little more comfortable with being uncomfortable.
Ruby is loud and funny and talks openly about the day she had her mental breakdown. She talks about the sense of shame that comes with mental illness and asks how come every other organ in the body can get sick and you get love, except the brain.
The power behind some of our favorite tv shows like Grey’s Anatomy and How to Get Away With Murder, titan Shonda Rimes is just like us (kind of).
She admits that she loves working more than she loves being at home and that a dream job is no dream and all work… and kind of wonderful.
When you are feeling powerless & out of control, Amy Purdy’s story will inspire you greatly.