WorkLife with Adam Grant

By TED

You spend a quarter of your life at work. You should enjoy it! Organizational psychologist Adam Grant takes you inside the minds of some of the world’s most unusual professionals to discover the keys to a better work life. From learning how to love your rivals to harnessing the power of frustration, one thing’s for sure: You’ll never see your job the same way again. Produced in partnership with Transmitter Media.

  1. 1.
    We should allow sad days, not just sick days
    39:23
  2. 2.
    Is it Safe to Speak Up at Work?
    37:57
  3. 3.
    Taken for Granted: Lin-Manuel Miranda Daydreams, and His Dad Gets Things Done
    46:13
  4. 4.
    Taken for Granted: John Green Wants You to Pay Attention to Your Attention
    54:55
  5. 5.
    Taken for Granted: Mellody Hobson on Taking Tough Feedback
    37:28
  6. 6.
    Taken for Granted: Merve Emre on Emotional Intelligence as Corporate Control
    53:47
  7. 7.
    Your Insecurities Aren’t What You Think They Are
    40:33
  8. 8.
    Who's the Boss?
    41:50
  1. 9.
    How to Bust Bias at Work
    43:26
  2. 10.
    Why it Pays to Raise Pay
    44:47
  3. 11.
    Dax Shepard Doesn't Believe in Regret
    46:06
  4. 12.
    Bonus: That Blah You’re Feeling Is Called Languishing
    9:11
  5. 13.
    Glennon Doyle Wants you to Abandon Identity
    39:06
  6. 14.
    How to Build an Inclusive Workplace
    51:21
  7. 15.
    The Science of Productive Conflict
    40:31
  8. 16.
    Navigating Career Turbulence
    36:05
  9. 17.
    How to Rethink a Bad Decision
    37:40
  10. 18.
    Taken for Granted: Daniel Kahneman Doesn't Trust Your Intuition
    36:07
  11. 19.
    Taken for Granted: Malcolm Gladwell Questions Everything
    1:22:19
  12. 20.
    Taken for Granted: Jane Goodall on Leadership Lessons from Primates
    43:21
  13. 21.
    Taken for Granted: Brené Brown on What Vulnerability Isn't
    43:40
  14. 22.
    Think Again: JJ Abrams Takes Adam’s Job
    40:58
  15. 23.
    Burnout Is Everyone's Problem
    42:04
  16. 24.
    We Don’t Have to Fight Loneliness Alone
    39:11
  17. 25.
    The Science of the Deal
    38:07
  18. 26.
    Career Decline Isn't Inevitable
    35:02
  19. 27.
    Bonus: The Fall of WeWork's Culture
    47:35
  20. 28.
    Reinventing the Job Interview
    40:02
  21. 29.
    Authenticity Is a Double-Edged Sword
    38:50
  22. 30.
    Bonus: Relationships at Work with Esther Perel
    1:09:22
  23. 31.
    How Science Can Fix Remote Work
    44:35
  24. 32.
    The Real Reason You Procrastinate
    36:28
  25. 33.
    Bonus: Wild Work Advice with Cheryl Strayed
    33:39
  26. 34.
    Bonus: Fadbusting with Freakonomics
    29:17
  27. 35.
    When Strength Becomes Weakness
    37:01
  28. 36.
    Bouncing Back from Rejection
    44:52
  29. 37.
    How to Remember Anything
    33:41
  30. 38.
    The Office Without A**holes
    41:34
  31. 39.
    The Perils of Following Your Career Passion
    35:07
  32. 40.
    Networking For People Who Hate Networking
    36:23
  33. 41.
    Become Friends with Your Rivals
    40:04
  34. 42.
    The Creative Power of Misfits
    40:36
  35. 43.
    Teaser: WorkLife Season 2
    3:05
  36. 44.
    Bonus: A Debate with Malcolm Gladwell
    54:09
  37. 45.
    Bonus: #MeToo with Ashley Judd, Ronan Farrow, and Tarana Burke
    36:19
  38. 46.
    When Work Takes Over Your Life
    37:39
  39. 47.
    A World Without Bosses
    34:31
  40. 48.
    Faking Your Emotions at Work
    33:45
  41. 49.
    How to Trust People You Don’t Like
    34:24
  42. 50.
    Your Hidden Personality
    32:34

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