What can theater and art teach the corporate and tech worlds about clear and present communication?
Listen to Understand
By studying the basics of theater and improv, we find solid tools to ameliorate our listening skills. We need to work on listening to understand as opposed to listening to respond."
Economy of Expression
Long ago it was expensive to use many words. Now we can store terabytes in the ether every day. Let's try and reduce our verbal footprint and save our team mates from the fate of "TLDR"
Clear & Present Facilitation
No matter how brilliant the message, if the facilitator is not warmed up, prepared, aware of X factors, and listening to everyone, the important work will not progress.
"Training. Was. Excellent. Fun. Outstanding Even. Would not change a thing. All Account managers/Account executives etc. should have to go through this”
"Thank you, Eleanor. The training was life-changing."
"I just got through recapping the whole day to my wife. I think it was extremely valuable and relevant...and fun. Thanks for the great day."