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Need a Boost? 5 TED Talks That Will Rejuvenate Your Life Immediately

Do you ever need a fresh boost of inspiration, positivity and motivation?

TED Talks are a great way to get that.

I enjoy watching TED Talks because they are able to educate and entertain us at the same time.

I’m also grateful to learn from other experts—psychologists, researchers, teachers, comedians—who deliver fantastic talks with stories, humor, and practical tips and suggestions we can use today to improve our lives.

Here are 5 TED talks I highly recommend! I guarantee you’ll feel smarter, more hopeful, and more inspired as a result.

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Never Take a Sick Day Again By Doing This One Thing Instead [Guest Post]

Enjoy this guest post from Jenny Collins, my blog manager and content director at Live Your Truth. 

Two weeks ago I got sick. Not just for a day. But for a week.

And not the kind of under the weather-ness where you can soldier on with daily life. No, it was the knock-down, flat-on-the-couch, can’t-do-anything kind.

I don’t get sick often, but as one of my good friends once noticed, when I do, it’s intense and abrupt—true to my TYPE 3 energy.

But now I don’t take a traditional sick day. I started doing this instead and it changes my perspective so I get get to feeling better faster!

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Nurturing Your Spirituality True To Your Nature

 How do you nurture your spiritual life?

Just as your body needs to be fed with nourishing food, your soul is craving spirituality to be fed.

And if you know your Energy Type, do you know what kinds of spiritual practices fuel you in a way that’s true to your nature?

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This Spreads Even Faster Than Ebola. How to Avoid Being Infected.

News about the Ebola virus seems to be all over the airwaves—and even in children’s classrooms.

A woman recently told me she  saw a flier at her son’s school that said “How to know if it’s Ebola.”

But something worse is spreading here than the Ebola virus.

And that is the collective energy of fear that surrounds this conversation.

While Ebola is a crisis in some parts of the world, I recognize that we are more apt to be infected by the “energy of fear” about the crisis, more than we are potentially vulnerable to the virus itself.

The good news is you have the ability to avoid this fear trap!

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How to Overcome Your Resistance to Exercise

Do you keep telling yourself you need to start exercising or you need to work out more?

Do you feel guilty for not exercising?

Do you envy your friends who seem to do this effortlessly?

Do you find exercising to be a chore? Something you don’t want to do, but should do?

To help you identify why you resist exercising, finish this next sentence 5–10 times:

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