Influential Videos


These are my favorite videos on the internet, each of them has changed my life in a unique and powerful way. Contact me if you have a video you think is worthy of this list!

A New Way to Think About Addiction

At first I didn’t believe this video, but I’ve come to accept it as true. Addiction is caused by a short-circuit in the brain. To beat addiction, we need to train our brains to think in new ways.

Fun video by Arnold Schwarzenegger about the Secret to Success.

A short video, with nice background music and a charismatic Arnold Schwarzenegger explaining how it’s important to not let stuff get in the way of your success. His short simple rules for success.

Using psych research to addict gamers

This was a real eye-opener for me. It made me realize that if we take video games seriously, we give them the ability to drive us literally insane.

A video about Elon Musk.

really inspiring video about how to be determined and ruthless when it comes to changing the world for the better.

Meg Jay TED talk about how it’s crucial to take action in your 20’s.

This was kind of stressful to watch, because it made me realize how temporary your 20’s are, and how you need to act quickly to take advantage of this “defining decade”.