Business

A collection of TED Talks (and more) on the topic of business.

Exclusive articles about Business

The economic impact of bad meetings

You know the feeling: You get invited to a meeting by a person you don’t really know, about a project you’ve barely heard of, and you’re not sure how you can best contribute to ...
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Video playlists about Business

Social Good, Inc.

10 talks • 2h 26m
Businesses have the resources to make contributions to the collective good. Here, TED Talks on what can happen when corporations make saving the environment and helping people a priority, plus talks on how business principles might even be more effective for creating change than non-profit models.

How we make choices

8 talks • 2h 31m
Illuminating talks on why some choices are so tough and how we can choose to make better ones. (Or are we in control of our own choices at all?)

Talks to watch instead of shopping

9 talks • 1h 50m
Forget about Black Friday. Step away from the mall and watch these talks on consumerism … and why it’s not always the best thing.

Counterintuitive career advice

12 talks • 2h 39m
You know how to write a resume and ask for a promotion. These talks go beyond the basics, offering insightful advice on how to think about our work lives.
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TED Books

TED Book: Beyond Measure

Beyond Measure: The Big Impact of Small Changes

by Margaret Heffernan
In this powerful manifesto for for CEOs and managers alike, Heffernan looks back over decades spent overseeing different organizations and comes to a counterintuitive conclusion: it's the small shifts that have the greatest impact. Buy now