We have all battled with choices many times. Our lives are sum total of all decisions that we make every day.

What to have for breakfast; which shoes to wear with your new outfit; where to live and which career to choose, we are constantly picking a favorite. Sometimes these choices are not as easy and they put us in a dilemma. Hard decisions are not a bane but an opportunity to establish our true selves. The ability to make choices not based on who we should be but on who we are, is what sets us apart. Pay close attention at 12:48 where she explains this in detail.

Ruth Chang explains why decision making seems hard and how we can simplify the process in this enlightening TED talk video.

Featured photo credit: TED Talk via goo.gl

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