8 ted talks every woman in her 20s should watch

find your inspiration

Photos via Getty and TED

Finding your passion—and turning it into money—is tricky for anyone, but especially for women. The persistent gender wage gap, the lack of top female executives, and the dearth of mentorship present unique challenges. Luckily, our friends at Levo League give young women the tools and resources they need to navigate the workplace and to feel empowered and challenged in their careers. Check out their site for tips, tricks, and generally pretty wonderful advice about how to get the job you deserve. 

Looking for a World Cup-worthy pep talk? Want to be inspired to take the leap toward your passion project? There’s no better way to get energized (well, except for a triple-shot latte) than to watch an inspiring TED Talk.

We’ve chosen the eight must-watch TED Talks filled with unconventional and sometimes counterintuitive ways to tackle every twenty-something’s biggest challenges. From marriage to money, these all-star speakers offer life lessons that every woman needs in her arsenal, and trust us, after watching these you won’t dread turning the big 3-0. Grab a pen, because you’ll want to take notes!

READ MOREWhat 6 Successful Women Were Doing in Their 20s