TED Business

Whatever your business conundrum, there’s a TED Talk for that—whether you want to learn how to land that promotion, set smart goals, undo injustice at work, or unlock the next big innovation. Every Monday, host Modupe Akinola of Columbia Business School presents the most powerful and surprising ideas that illuminate the business world. After the talk, you'll get a mini-lesson from Modupe on how to apply the ideas in your own life. Because business evolves every day, and our ideas about it should, too.


Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 13m. Bisher sind 218 Folge(n) erschienen. .

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 2 days 3 hours 43 minutes


An introvert’s guide to WFH | Morra Aarons-Mele

You might think working from home is an introvert’s fantasy. “But,” says writer Morra Aarons-Mele, “the truth is, for many introverts remote work is kind of a nightmare.”



To make a company change, turn up the heat | Vinay Shandal

What do you do when a company doesn’t act in line with your values?



The foundations of confidence | Brittany Packnett

Confidence. We talk about it all the time. We know it matters. And still, educator and activist Brittany Packnett thinks we underestimate it.



WorkLife: We don’t have to fight loneliness alone

It’s not just an unpleasant feeling—loneliness can hurt our health and our job performance.



ZigZag: Arlan Hamilton says capitalism is still the great equalizer

In 2018, Backstage Capital's Arlan Hamilton was on the cover of Fast Company magazine. But the reality is that Black female founders still get token amounts of funding, despite being the fastest growing demographic in the startup world.



Beyond performative diversity | Rosalind G. Brewer

This year we’ve heard a lot of companies step up—or at least, say they’re stepping up—and making diversity a priority. But what does it mean to truly build an inclusive workplace?


 2020-12-21  23m

Train yourself to shine under stress | Russell Wilson

Athletes train their bodies to run faster, jump higher, throw farther. So why don't they train their minds, too?


 2020-12-14  13m

How to lead in a crisis | Amy C. Edmondson

How do you lead in times of absolute upheaval, when you can't predict what change could come tomorrow?


 2020-12-07  10m

How to understand and disrupt racial bias | Jennifer L. Eberhardt

Our brains create categories to make sense of the world, recognize patterns and make quick decisions. But this ability to categorize also exacts a heavy toll when it comes to unconscious bias.


 2020-11-30  23m

How we can actually pay people enough | Paypal CEO Dan Schulman

Capitalism urgently needs an upgrade, says PayPal CEO Dan Schulman, and it starts with paying people enough to actually invest in their futures.


 2020-11-23  20m