No matter where you live, odds are you're probably at home most of the time right now.
Whether the pandemic cost you your job, or you've decided to change careers, maybe you're looking to polish off your professional skills (while also resisting the pressure to be productive right now). You might even need a mental health break from all the news and updates happening around you.
Whatever it is, there's no doubt: We're spending more time online than ever before. And for those of us looking to leverage this time to learn something new, you may want to take a look at the treasure chest of TED talks available online for your learning pleasure.
If you aren’t already tapped into the world of TED Talks, they are short, accessible presentations on a specific topic—from exploring the future of health care to more niche discussions, like what fungi can teach us about markets and economics. TED Talks are a great way to expand your knowledge on a wide variety of different topics, all at the click of a button. With over 3,400 different lectures, TED Talks can offer an instant dose of career development advice, inspiration, or tutorials on how to find a new career or continue your professional development. So, no matter what you're going through, chances are there's a TED Talk out there for you.
Ahead, we've put together a list of 15 TED Talks that can provide a dose of inspiration, a fresh perspective, and a lot of useful information that can help you grow towards whatever visions you have for yourself.