Credit: Juri Gianfrancesco

How being more present in conversation can change your life.

Have you ever left a conversation feeling more seen, heard, and connected? And have you ever left a conversation feeling greater than before the conversation, or even worse — less than? Instead of a real exchange, my observation is that conversations often feel like a zero-sum game exchange, in which one person leaves as the “winner take all” champion.

Oftentimes, I encounter people who only want their ego to be seen and heard, rather than a real genuine interest and desire to see and be seen with another person. Is the art of conversation lost now that social media, smartphones, and tweets have replaced the status quo of intimate dialogue?

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