How A Year Of Saying Yes To Everything Taught Shonda Rhimes What Matters

“The more successful I become…the more work there is to do. The more balls in the air, the more eyes on me, the more history stares, the more expectations there are. The more I work to be successful, the more I need to work.”

TV titan Shonda rhimes loves producing shows like Scandal and Grey’s Anatomy, but in this TED Talk she reveals how she lost her passion for her work and what she did about it.

She embarked on a year of saying yes to everything — in particular spending time playing with her children — and in the process rediscovered her “hum.”