A workplace consultant and professional coach for Gallup, Austin Suellentrop transitioned from TEDx Birmingham volunteer to presenter in 2018 after seeing, from behind the scenes, what it took to make a TED Talk.

Suellentrop focuses on emphasizing strengths, not shortcomings, for success at home, in work and in life.

“If you’ve got a finite amount of energy, spend it trying to build out on what you do well,” Suellentrop said.

Learn more in the video.