**A 2020 OWL AWARD SHORTLIST WINNER IN THE BIG IDEA CATEGORY**
When was the last time you listened to someone, or someone really listened to you?
"An essential book for our times." -Lori Gottlieb, New York Times bestselling author of Maybe You Should Talk to Someone
"A captivating and enlightening book that provides readers with a road map on how to listen and why it is so important to how we connect, work, and life." - Kim Scott, New York Times bestselling author of Radical Candor
At work, we’re taught to lead the conversation.
On social media, we shape our personal narratives.
At parties, we talk over one another. So do our politicians.
We’re not listening.
And no one is listening to us.
Despite living in a world where technology allows constant digital communication and opportunities to connect, it seems no one is really listening or even knows how. And it’s making us lonelier, more isolated, and less tolerant than ever before. A listener by trade, New York Times contributor Kate Murphy wanted to know how we got here.
In this always illuminating and often humorous deep dive, Murphy explains why we’re not listening, what it’s doing to us, and how we can reverse the trend. She makes accessible the psychology, neuroscience, and sociology of listening while also introducing us to some of the best listeners out there (including a CIA agent, focus group moderator, bartender, radio producer, and top furniture salesman). Equal parts cultural observation, scientific exploration, and rousing call to action that's full of practical advice, You're Not Listening is to listening what Susan Cain's Quiet was to introversion. It’s time to stop talking and start listening.
The book, You're Not Listening: What You're Missing and Why It Matters [Bulk, Wholesale, Quantity] ISBN# 9781250297198 in Hardcover by Kate Murphy may be ordered in bulk quantities. Minimum starts at 25 copies. Availability based on publisher status and quantity being ordered.
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|Publication Date||01/07/2020 00:00|