In: Social Skills

Small Talk

Why your business relationships may hinge on the large role of small talk.




The Power of Keeping Your Mouth Shut in an Endlessly Noisy World
Dan Lyons
Henry Holt, 2023


The Science of Conversation
Elizabeth Stokoe
Constable & Robinson, 2021
8 Book

We Need to Talk

How to Have Conversations that Matter
Celeste Headlee
Harper Wave, 2017
5 Article
Eric Ravenscraft
The New York Times, 2020

Small Talk

How to Start a Conversation, Truly Connect with Others and Make a Killer First Impression
Diane Weston
Monkey Publishing, 2019
7 Book

Conversational Intelligence

How Great Leaders Build Trust and Get Extraordinary Results
Judith E. Glaser
Routledge, 2013
9 Book

How to Talk to Anyone

92 Little Tricks for Big Success in Relationships
Leil Lowndes
McGraw-Hill, 2003
8 Book

Everyone Communicates, Few Connect

What the Most Effective People Do Differently
John C. Maxwell
HarperCollins Leadership, 2010
7 Book

How to Instantly Connect with Anyone

96 All-New Little Tricks for Big Success in Relationships
Leil Lowndes
McGraw-Hill, 2009
7 Book

The Fine Art of Small Talk

How to Start a Conversation, Keep It Going, Build Networking Skills - and Leave a Positive Impression!
Debra Fine
Hyperion, 2005
8 Book
Don Gabor
Fireside, 2001
7 Book

The Art of Connecting

How to Overcome Differences, Build Rapport, and Communicate Effectively with Anyone
Claire Raines and Lara Ewing
AMACOM, 2006