The TED Talk


The Response


We had such an amazing experience!  Thank you.  I had a good feeling about her involvement from the beginning, and the outcome was better than I could have hoped for. She really reached our participants ‘in their hearts’.

Mike Vierow, McKinsey & Company 


The wisdom of Susan David's innovative insights is only made more impressive by its practicality.  Her deep understanding of psychology is matched with clear, real-world steps to more effective leadership.

Helen Clark, 27th Prime Minister of New Zealand, UNDP Administrator (2009-2017)


Susan reminded us of how critical it is to recognize our feelings and to be emotionally agile.  Susan connected with the audience in a powerful way with her ideas and personal stories. It meaningful to us to know that so many others around the world will have an opportunity to be informed and to be inspired.

Pat Mitchell, TEDWomen




the topic



The way we deal with our emotions shapes everything that matters: our actions, careers, relationships, health, happiness and organizations. Getting hooked by our thoughts, emotions and stories inhibits us from thriving. Emotional Agility is essential for success in all aspects of how we love, live, parent and lead. Susan David shares the powerful strategies you can undertake to cultivate this critical skill-set in life and work.