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Friday Focus: Top 5 Ted Talks That You Need to Watch Right Now

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In the business world it is always important to stay educated. Things are constantly changing and updating. To stay relevant, you must do the research. I have curated the top 5 Ted Talks that you should watch now to give yourself a little marketing refresher.

1) Scott Galloway: How Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google Manipulate Our Emotions

These companies should ring a bell. Learn about how some of the largest companies are manipulating us & taking over the market.

Scott Galloway

2) Barry Schwartz: The Paradox of Choice

Learn about how less is more when it comes to making choices. Barry Schwartz is a psychologist that explains how choice has made us paralyzed.

Barry Schwartz

3) Dan Cobley: What Physics Taught Me About Marketing

Science and marketing may be more related than you thought! Watch this Ted Talk to learn how high school/college physics can translate in the marketing world.

Dan Cobley

4) Seth Godin: How to Get Your Ideas to Spread

Do you have great ideas but need a little push to get them out there? This Ted Talk can help. Going for the middle on the product adoption curve isn’t the way to go anymore.

Seth Godin

5) Daniel Schnitzer: Inventing is The Easy Part. Marketing Takes Work

Marketing is not an easy task, but it is important. New products may be exactly what some people need but if it is not accessible to them then it is useless.


Daniel Schnitzer

What did you think about these Ted Talks? What’s your all-time favorite Ted Talk?