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Improve Your Conversations
- Think on Your Feet, Witty Banter, and Always Know What to Say with Improv Comedy Techniques
- By: Patrick King
- Narrated by: Joe Hempel
- Length: 2 hrs and 36 mins
Does your mind blank in conversation and create awkward silence? Do you run out of things to say and struggle to keep dialogue flowing? (A) Conversation isn't scripted, (B) it's 100% unpredictable, and (C) it can be terrifying at times. How do you prepare for such a thing? By learning how to apply improv comedy techniques to roll with any punch and improve your conversations and social interactions.
should be required reading or listening
- By Jeff on 05-30-17
good flow and examples for conversations only
Once the author moves into the science of 'No', there are no citations, just their own limited judgement.
I just listened to Chris Voss 'Never Split the Difference ' and his real world examples from an FBI agent's perspective trump the authors here .
A decent book overall, just wish they 'stayed in their lane' or cited more sources when making a general assumption.