The Benefits of Not Being a Jerk to Yourself | Dan Harris
Tuesday, 7 Feb, 2023

The Benefits of Not Being a Jerk to Yourself | Dan Harris | TED

Enjoy this Daily meditation After more than two decades as an anchor for ABC News, an on-air panic attack sent Dan Harris's life in a new direction: ..

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The Benefits of Not Being a Jerk to Yourself | Dan Harris | TED


After more than two decades as an anchor for ABC News, an on-air panic attack sent Dan Harris's life in a new direction: he became a dedicated meditator and, to some, even a guru. But then an anonymous survey of his family, friends and colleagues turned up some brutal feedback -- he was still kind of a jerk. In a wise, funny talk, he shares his years-long quest to improve his relationships with everyone (starting with himself) and explains the science behind loving-kindness meditation, and how it can boost your resiliency, quiet your inner critic and simply make you more pleasant to be around.

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