Career & Self-Development

Whether you’re a veteran top-level executive seeking new challenges or a recent college graduate looking for your first job, people take great interest in building their career path and achieving professional growth. Not surprisingly, Career & Self-Development is our most popular category. You’ll find more than 1,000 summaries on a wide range of topics from crafting a persuasive sales presentation to conquering procrastination to dealing with a difficult boss.

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Tim Urban

TED Conferences LLC, 2016

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Jane McGonigal

Aspen Institute, 2016

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Jeremy Gutsche

Trend Hunter, 2016

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Kristy Tillman

99U, 2016

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Sheryl Sandberg

University of California, Berkeley, 2016

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Julia Galef

TED Conferences LLC, 2016

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Judson Brewer

TED Conferences LLC, 2015

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Mike Rowe

Prager University © 2016, 2016

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Astro Teller

TED Conferences LLC, 2016

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Amanda Palmer

TED Conferences LLC, 2013

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Chris Anderson

TED Conferences LLC, 2016

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Adam Grant

TED Conferences LLC, 2016

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Brené Brown

99U, 2013

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Adam Fletcher

CreativeMornings, 2016

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Carol Fishman Cohen

TED Conferences LLC, 2015

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Nancy Duarte

TED Conferences LLC, 2011

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Pamela Reeves et al.

Aspen Institute, 2015

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Sherry Turkle

Global Peter Drucker Forum, 2015

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Celeste Headlee

TED Conferences LLC, 2015

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Tim Harford

TED Conferences LLC, 2015

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Sebastian Wernicke

TED Conferences LLC, 2015

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