WOW… My TED talk on speaking has hit 10 million views, putting it in the top 20 TED talks of all time! Humbling!
If you enjoyed the talk and would like to enhance your own communication, you can get tickets for my one-day January workshop of the same name here.
I was delighted to be part of CCTV America‘s discussion about The Art of Conversation. Watch the interview here.
I was on BBC breakfast this morning with The Sound Agency demonstrating the difference between pop music and ambient sound in shopping centres. Listen out across BBC radio throughout the day for more insight, or check out this article.
Make 2016 a year of discovery and development: We’ve just set dates for 5 speaking and listening workshops and would love for you to join.
And for the next 3 days there’s 20% off all tickets with the code SOUND-AFFECTS.
Discover more here.
“You cannot truly listen to anyone and do anything else at the same time” – M. Scott Peck
Tickets for my new Conscious Listening one-day masterclass are available now! Learn all about the event here.
We all know that listening to music can soothe emotional pain, but Taylor Swift, Jay-Z and Alicia Keys can also ease physical pain, according to a study of children and teenagers who had major surgery.
Read the full NPR article and listen to the story here.
HRX asks the question “What would happen if we could leverage design and technology to transform the health experience?”
I’m honoured to be giving a keynote speech at this year’s conference in Boston.
When we listen to politicians, we often complain that their words don’t seem to mean anything. And that’s because they don’t, explains Mary Beard for a BBC Newsnight report.
Another fantastic ‘How to speak so that people want to listen’ workshop at the weekend. Thanks to Rachel for these lovely words:
“Thank you to Julian, Helena and Fran for a transformative day – learned so much that will be helpful in every sphere of life.”
Holly Treasure was born yesterday morning and is simply perfect. Mum and baby both fantastic. Thank you Balfour Hospital for a wonderful experience.