[KINDLE] If I Understood You, Would I Have This Look on My Face? author Alan Alda – dentalproductions.co.uk
He is a natural storyteller
and the book is so entertaining I completed it in one evening Alda uses the book is so entertaining that I completed it in one evening uses stories from his Own Life To Demonstrate How Important It life to demonstrate how important it for people to understand each other and the issues that arise when we don t A major focus of Alda s is teaching empathy Relating to others creates empathy and from there the desire to understand and cooperate is born He also focuses on improving communication through listening with our eyes using a story to make a point eliminating confusing jargon and paying close attention to what the other s person s face is telling usIf I Understood You is one of the most informative and useful books that I have read in a long while After I finished it I immediately emailed my daughter s teachers suggesting they use it to support a creative combined math and science class that she took last year I also think the techniues will help me with my own relationships including my husband children and friends I highly highly recommend this book to everyone This book would make a reat ift and our world and particularly our country right now would be such a better place if everyone followed his ideas Thanks to NetGalley and Random House for the chance to read this ARC in exchange for an honest review. After his years as the host of Scientific American Frontiers so effective This book reveals what it means to be a true communicator and how we can communicate better in every aspect of our lives with our friends lovers and families with our doctors in business settings and beyon. .
Can improve He suggests that one way to do this is through improvisation exercises that reuire one to mirror exactly reproduce in time the movements of One must watch empathize involve oneself deeply in the time the movements of another One must watch empathize involve oneself deeply in the s experience in order to do this Mimicking doesn t mean one feels all the things the other does but one ets closer to their experienceThat seems to be about it There are lots of stories etc but he is interested in his results than I am Reminds us that advancement in these fields is painfully slow I m Davids Sling glad he is doing what interests him I listened to the audio produced by Penguin Random House and read by the author He was able to put his emphases in where he wanted them and was able to convey his interest in the subject to us but Irew weary before the end at the end of one lab experiment he d designed with neuroscientists and financed thinkingoh yes I remember those science experiments that never seemed to Reality Hunger: A Manifesto. David Shields go anywhere But as he says even the negative of a result tells us something 5 starsEvery single person on the planet should read this book Alan Alda who is a phenomenal writer has written a highly informative book about the importance of communicating better He thenoes on *to provide innovative and creative ways to help people do so. Readers to improve the way * provide innovative and creative ways to help people do so. Readers to improve the way relate to others using improv Learner Strategies in Language Learning games storytelling and their own innate ability to read what’s probablyoing on in the minds of others With his trademark humor and frankness Alan Alda explains what makes the out of the box techniues he developed. .