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Brené Brown on empathy

Dr Brené Brown

What is the best way to ease someone’s pain and suffering? In this beautifully animated RSA Short, Dr Brené Brown reminds us that we can only create a genuine empathic connection if we are brave enough to really get in touch with our own fragilities.

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Brené Brown on blame

Brené Brown

Often when things are outside our sphere of influence, we can get angry and rush to assign blame. Dr Brené Brown considers why we blame others, how it sabotages our relationships, and why we desperately need to move beyond this toxic behaviour.

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A very valuable lesson you may not have learned at school

AnnMarie Rossie

AnnMarie Rossi explains some of the researched benefits of mindfulness and why it should be an essential part of every education.

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Name that emotion

Sesame Street

Learning to name emotions is an incredibly valuable skill, but it doesn’t have to be hard – in fact, it can be child’s play. Spend a few minutes watching this clip from Sesame Street and we think you will be filled with joy, happiness and possibly a whole lot of nostalgia!

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An experiment in gratitude

Watch this short, entertaining video to find out just what happens when people start practising gratitude. It’s gauranteed to make you smile and give you a warm, gooey feeling all over!

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A kinder, gentler philosophy of success

Alain de Botton

Alain de Botton examines our ideas of success and failure — and questions the assumptions underlying these two judgments. Is success always earned? Is failure? He makes an eloquent, witty case to move beyond snobbery to find true pleasure in our work.

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Everybody dies, but not everybody lives

Prince Ea

Ready to take some valued action? Few pep talks can match this one by spoken word artist Prince Ea. Be inspired to pursue a life of purpose and start living your dreams.

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Why I keep speaking up, even when people mock my accent

Safwat Saleem

Artist Safwat Saleem grew up with a stutter – but as an independent animator, he decided to do his own voiceovers to give life to his characters. When YouTube commenters started mocking his Pakistani accent, it crushed him, and his voice began to leave his work.

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This talk isn’t very good. Dancing with my inner critic

Steve Chapman

Steve Chapman shines a light on his inner critic – that whisper in his ear that constantly tells him he isn’t good enough and that he should never try anything new or risk making a fool of himself.