Getting stuck in the negatives (and how to get unstuck) | Alison Ledgerwood | TEDxUCDavis

Translator: Tijana Mihajlović Reviewer: Ellen Maloney Hi everyone. Gosh, I wish I could dance, but I can’t, and you really don’t want me to. So instead I thought I would talk a little today about how people think. I’m fascinated by this question. I’m a social psychologist, which basically means I’m a professional people watcher….

The skill of self confidence | Dr. Ivan Joseph | TEDxRyersonU

Translator: Jaime Ochoa Reviewer: Elisabeth Buffard In my past life as a soccer coach, once you won a national championship, everyone wants to come play for you. Really not true. Once you paid them $ 25,000 a year in scholarships, everybody wants to come play for you. And parents would always come to me and…

Sport psychology – inside the mind of champion athletes: Martin Hagger at TEDxPerth

Translator: Mohand Habchi Reviewer: Elisabeth Buffard When we look at Olympic sport, sport at the highest level, there are clearly some athletes who always seem to get it right. For example, Usain Bolt: Olympic 100m, 200m champion, twice over, in the 2008 Beijing Olympics and in the London Olympics. Michael Phelps: the most bemedaled Olympian…

The great porn experiment | Gary Wilson | TEDxGlasgow

Translator: Maciek Sterkowicz Reviewer: Capa Girl Inspired by the last talker I’m going to have a little song about Internet porn. No, just kidding. The widespread use of Internet porn is one of the fastest moving most global experiments ever unconsciously conducted. Nearly every young guy with an Internet access becomes an eager test subject….