Motivation & Self-improvement
Are you dreaming about improving yourself and change your life? Do you have a dream, but don’t know what steps to take to make it come true? Want to build a career, but do not know how to motivate yourself? The videos on Best Motivation & Self-Improvement YouTube Channels are exactly what you need! World-class leadership coaches will teach you how to become more confident, overcome your fears and achieve your goals. Become your best self with the channels under this category.

1. Big Think

2,284,865 subscribers
Big Think is the leading source of expert-driven, actionable, educational content -- with thousands of videos, featuring experts ranging from Bill Clinton to Bill Nye, we help you get smarter, faster. We aim to help you explore the big ideas and core skills that define knowledge in the 21st century, so you can apply them to the questions and challenges in your own life.

2. The School of Life

3,590,079 subscribers
Okay! So this is not a platform exclusively run for giving away relationship advice so you may want to filter out the videos to stumble up on just the right ones. The channel is mostly about unraveling the mysteries of the life and answering the great questions that the human race has been battling with. The stuff about relationships happens to be just a part of the huge spectrum of topics that ‘The School of Life’ covers. This is not a channel based on personal experiences. It features a voiceover and the narration in the videos tends to induce a feeling of whimsy.

3. Tony Robbins

426,388 subscribers
Tony Robbins is a catalyst for change and a strategist for success. He creates change in minutes when normally it couldn't be accomplished in years.

4. Be Inspired

2,065,960 subscribers
I think each of us has moments in life when everything goes wrong. I just want to help people with my work, to get more easily through the difficult times.

5. Mateusz M

1,074,674 subscribers
I want the world to be better because I was here.

6. TEDx Talks

12,525,652 subscribers
TEDx Talks is basically a collection of local speakers talking to local audiences about their personal experiences. The topics range from political to social to personal. Really, you’ll find the whole spectrum of it. Every single video is a real gem as you hear raw, unadulterated, and honest experiences of the presenters. From a huge library of videos that this channel carries, you are sure to find some real great ones about relationships and dating that you can relate with and learn from.

7. Absolute Motivation

748,896 subscribers
Ideas for a bold & better life. Absolute Motivation creates remixed, mash-up videos about thought-provoking concepts ranging from various topics.

8. etthehiphoppreacher

731,064 subscribers
This channel is designed, in simple, FOR YOU! To help you reach your maximum potential and to bring all those buried goals to life. Eric Thomas started as a homeless, high school dropout, and is now a world-renowned motivational guru. This channel shares the secrets of his success...

9. FightMediocrity

936,648 subscribers
FightMediocrity is a channel dedicated to fighting mediocrity through big ideas. I pick some of my favorite books in self-improvement and self-help that I have found useful on my personal development journey, and I animate and share them with my audience.


731,412 subscribers
Master your psychology. Create an extraordinary life. 80+ hours of advanced personal development concepts.

11. Brian Tracy

655,123 subscribers
Brian Tracy is the most listened to the audio author on personal and business success in the world today. His fast-moving talks and seminars on leadership, sales, managerial effectiveness and business strategy are loaded with powerful, proven ideas and strategies that people can immediately apply to get better results in every area.

12. Robin Sharma

330,373 subscribers
Robin Sharma is one of the world's premier speakers on Leadership and Personal Mastery. As a presenter, Sharma has the rare ability to electrify an audience yet deliver uncommonly original and useful insights that lead to individuals doing their best work, teams providing superb results and organizations becoming unbeatable. For nearly 20 years, many of the most well-known organizations on the planet, ranging from Nike, GE, Microsoft, FedEx, PwC, HP and Oracle to NASA, Yale University and YPO have chosen Robin Sharma for their most important events, when nothing less than a world-class speaker will do.

13. Basquiat Picasso

242,232 subscribers
If you have a dream or goal, some motivation will lead you in the right direction. This channel is full of inspirational and motivational videos, and the video library will only increase. Motivating people motivates me. It's time to stop making excuses, and time to make solutions.

14. Motivation Grid

697,853 subscribers
My channel has one simple goal, to motivate you, to give you that little push you need to go after your dreams. Here you will find motivational videos that fit in all areas of life, not just one.

15. Brendon Burchard

672,503 subscribers
Brendon Burchard is one of the most watched personal development trainers in the world and a Top 100 Most Followed Public Figure on Facebook. Over 1,500,000 students have completed his online courses or video series, making him "one of the most successful online instructors in history". Success Magazine and the Oprah Winfrey Network both call him one of the top influencers in personal growth. After suffering depression and surviving a car accident at the age of 19, Brendon began asking himself important life questions: “Did I truly live today? Did I love? Did I matter?”

16. GaryVee

1,397,389 subscribers
Gary Vaynerchuk is a serial entrepreneur and the CEO and founder of VaynerMedia, a full-service digital agency servicing Fortune 500 clients across the company’s 4 locations. Gary is also a prolific public speaker, venture capitalist, 4-time New York Times Bestselling Author, and has been named to both Crain’s and Fortune’s 40 Under 40 lists. Gary is the host of the #AskGaryVee Show, a business and marketing focused Q&A video show and podcast, as well as DailyVee, a docu-series highlighting what it’s like to be a CEO, investor, speaker, and public figure in today’s digital age.

17. RedFrost Motivation

246,021 subscribers
We edit motivational videos on a regular basis to empower those of you in need of a little inspiration. We want to help you on your journey to fulfillment and success, as we too embark on the same journey in our lives. We hope RedFrost Motivation can become a source of empowerment and original ideas for everyone. All the best - Thom and James.

18. PeakYourMind

81,245 subscribers
Hey, I’m Martin, Welcome to PeakYourMind. PeakYourMind is about learning how to use self-help and psychology to be your best and create the kind of life you want. Through these videos, I teach you how to become more confident, build your social skills, conquer your fears, reach your goals and live your purpose. My goal is to help you own that you can be, do and create anything you want in life, it all begins with your mind.