Every twenty-somethings are going through life trying to tackle all the biggest challenges. Sometimes we just need a little pep talk to get us through and motivated. Below are 5 Ted talks that are worth watching to get your spirits up and help you take a leap toward your passion, whether it be about marriage or money, these speakers have the wisdom to teach you life lessons worth hearing. WATCH!
Mel Robbins: How to Stop Screwing Yourself Over
Mel Robbins is a criminal lawyer and an expert life and relationship coach who has a great sense of humor and a no non-sense attitude. She is fantastic at giving you that necessary motivation to begin living your life and be happy with yourself.
Derek Sivers: Weird or Just Different
Derek Sivers gets our wheels turning to think about the idea that our assumptions of every day life is just our own interpretation of the world. He reminds us that we should be mindful of those who are different from us because those people have a different understanding of the experiences we share. This mindfulness will only strengthen your communication skills and allow you to adopt new and beneficial perspectives.
Meg Jay: Why 30 Is Not The New 20
Dr. Meg Jay is a clinical psychologist gives twenty-somethings a chance to realize that the things we do and things we don’t do in our 20’s have a huge effect on the years that face us in the future. She makes it clear that hooking up, kicking adult life down the street, and hanging out are some of the big mistakes that we make. She wants you to stop wasting time! 30 is not the new 20 so start living life before it gets too late.
Tracy McMillan: The Person You Really Need to Marry
Tracy McMillan is a television writer and three-time divorcee who gives insight on marrying yourself before you can maintaining a relationship with another person. Many people in the world put off becoming their best selves and focus on finding the right person to marry. It is so important to love yourself first.
Larry Smith: Why You Will Fail At Your Career
Larry Smith is an economist speaks on the difference between your interests and passions. He notices that people are often too lazy and scared to follow their dreams and always have some sort of excuse to stop their aspirations. It’s time for a wake up call procrastinators!