We are all on a quest to be more productive, whether it be at work or in our everyday lives. The key to really doing that is being organized, and recognizing the parts of yourself you need to change. Here are some insightful TED talks on productivity. Check it out after the jump:

1. Eddie Obeng: Smart failure for a fast-changing world

In this talk Eddie Obeng will show you how “smart failure” can help you to have better productivity in this fast changing

2. Arianna Huffington: How to succeed? Get more sleep

Arianna Huffington urges us to shut our eyes and feel the power of a good night’s sleep – because it helps us to increase productivity and happiness.

3. Margaret Heffernan: Dare to disagree

Margaret Heffernan disagrees with us. She shows us that a good disagreement is central to progress.

4. Shawn Achor: The happy secret to better work

Psychologist Shawn Achor believe that happiness inspires productivity.

5. Jason Fried: Why work doesn’t happen at work

Jason Fried wants to show us the fact that the office isn’t the best place to do it. He also offers 3 suggestions on how to improve your working productivity.