๐ŸŽ™๏ธ Explore the Science of Conversation in Our Latest Podcast Episode

Everyday Exchange: From Chuckles to Meaningful Chat with Alison Wood Brooks

I hope this email finds you well. I'm excited to share the latest episode of the New Rules for Work Labs podcast, where we delve deep into the art of conversation, the impact of AI on workplace dynamics, and strategies for effective group collaboration.

๐Ÿš€ย Episode Title: Everyday Exchange: From Chuckles to Meaningful Chat with Alison Wood Brooks

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In this captivating episode, we are joined by Alison Wood Brooks from Harvard Business School, who shares invaluable insights into the art of conversation and its impact on modern work dynamics. Here's a glimpse of what you can expect:

  • 00:40 Kicking Off with Levity: Discover the power of humor in setting the tone for productive conversations. ๐Ÿ˜„

  • 05:30 Diving into the Science of Conversation: Explore the fascinating science behind everyday dialogue and its implications for workplace interactions. ๐Ÿง 

  • 10:46 Navigating the Complexities of Everyday Conversations: Learn practical strategies for navigating the nuances of workplace communication. ๐Ÿ—ฃ๏ธ

  • 15:24 Mastering Networking: Gain insights into effective networking strategies to stay ahead in today's fast-paced environment. ๐Ÿค

  • 29:10 The Unavoidable Art of Small Talk: Understand the importance of small talk and its role in building meaningful connections. ๐Ÿ’ฌ

  • 31:18 Navigating the AI Integration at Work: Explore the impact of AI on workplace dynamics and strategies for adaptation. ๐Ÿค–

  • 33:38 Understanding Layers of Conflict in the Workplace: Uncover the layers of conflict that exist in modern work environments and how to address them. โš”๏ธ

  • 44:10 Addressing Airtime Dominance in Group Conversations: Learn how to promote inclusivity and balance in group discussions. โš–๏ธ

  • 54:27 Leveraging Structure and Silence for Inclusive Conversations: Discover the significance of structure and silence in fostering inclusive dialogue. ๐Ÿคซ

  • 59:51 Exploring the Future of Conversation and Work: Delve into the future of conversation and work with expert insights from Alison Wood Brooks. ๐Ÿ”ฎ

To learn more about Alison and her work on the science of communication, check out:

โ€ข Her website

โ€ข Her upcoming book, Talk: The science of conversation and the art of being ourselves

I invite you to tune in to this thought-provoking episode , where we explore practical advice, engaging discussions, and actionable strategies for navigating the ever-changing landscape of work.

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Hereโ€™s to talking gooder -

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