10 TED Talks that will make you smarter about business

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Some of the most compelling TED Talks out there focus on business strategy.

Thought leaders from around the world discuss how to be a more effective leader, how to motivate yourself and your employees, and how to launch a successful business.

Each one challenges conventional notions about the way we work.

We rounded up 10 talks that will make you a smarter, more curious, and more effective businessperson.

Tom Wujec: Visualise your business problems to solve them quicker.

Roselinde Torres: Every great leader asks herself these three questions.

Simon Sinek: The key to organizational success is a selfless leader.

Dan Pink: Rewards and punishments aren't always effective in the workplace.

Jason Fried: It's not your fault you're so unproductive at work.

Linda Hill: Leaders of innovative organisations facilitate the exchange of inspiring ideas.

Itay Talgam: Business teams can learn a lot from how symphony orchestras maintain harmony.

Bill Gross: Timing is everything when it comes to a startup's success.

Kare Anderson: You can't change the world by yourself.

Harish Manwani: Every successful business must aim to make the world a better place.

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