As humans, increasingly, outsource their conversations to technology, communication expert Celeste Headlee argues convincingly for more in-person face time. She describes the deleterious effects of electronic messaging on human empathy. With humor, she explains how to improve the quality of both interpersonal and professional communications. Hint: Replace email with face-to-face interactions.
About the Speaker
Radio journalist and broadcaster Celeste Headlee is a co-host of the weekly series Retro Report on PBS. Her TED Talk, “10 Ways to Have a Better Conversation,” has received more than 25 million views.
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On the power of conversations to bring people together. Celeste Headlee is an award-winning journalist with National Public Radio where she co-hosts the Scene on Radio podcast. She is set to co-host Retro Report, a documentary series that looks at news stories within the context of historical meaning. Headlee earned a Master’s of Music degree […]