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Rethinking Communication

Jul 8, 2024

How can you make your disagreements more meaningful?

 

Too often, when conflict arises, there's an understanding that a disagreement is present, but rarely do we take the time to truly understand why the disagreement is there in the first place.

 

This happens everywhere — at work, within family dynamics, with friends...


Jun 24, 2024

This conversation is perhaps the most profound exploration I've ever done on the power of asking questions to understand the meaning behind words.

 

Robin Reames is an Associate Professor of English at the University of Illinois Chicago and the author of the book, "The Ancient Art of Thinking for Yourself: The Power of...


Jun 10, 2024

Welcome to Rethinking Communication!

 

Over the past four years, I've uncovered some aspects of communication that have largely gone untaught in our traditional educational settings.

 

So, I'm pivoting this podcast to focus on how we can bridge these gaps in our collective communication skill set.

 

In this first...


May 27, 2024

My guest in this episode is Patrick Williams, a public speaker, writer, artist, independent scholar, and educator. Patrick is the founder and CEO of Satori Innovation and the Creative Director of The Satori Institute, an arts, education, and research non-profit.

 

For more than four decades, Patrick has developed what...


May 13, 2024

This is an interview I did with David Bryan on his Curiosity Invited podcast. In this conversation, David and I get into the deeper reasons why I started this exploration of change, common ground, and curiosity.

 

To order a copy of my book, go to https://michaelashford.com/caniaskaquestion to get signed copy or order...