Renowned media scholar Sherry Turkle investigates how a flight from conversation undermines our relationships, creativity, and productivity—and why reclaiming face-to-face conversation can help us regain lost ground.
Deborah Tannen's #1 New York Times bestseller You Just Don’t Understand revolutionized communication between women and men. Now, in her most provocative and engaging book to date, she takes on what is potentially the most fraught and passionate connection of women’s lives: the mother-daughter relationship.
One of the most obvious "common denominators" that I found when I was meeting guys who were "naturals" with women… was their ability to make women LAUGH and SMILE. The more I saw this, the more I thought that these guys must understand how to be "funny". This turned out to be only PART of the equation. The REST of the equation was the HOW.
Understanding the FUNDEMENTALS of being a great CONVERSATIONALIST is the Most Important facet of connecting with people for the first time. The Conversation is the HIGH-WAY to a woman’s heart, mind, and soul because it can convey many things about yourself. Being a good conversationalist does NOT require being an EXTRAVERT or EXTREMELY SOCIAL. It requires Social Intelligence and Experience.