IYF Leadership Speaker Series

Celeste Headlee

Communication and Human Nature Expert





> about the speaker:

  • Celeste’s TED talk video titled “Ten (10) Ways to Have Better Conversations” has 23 million views

  • Executive Producer of On Second Thought at Georgia Public Radio, and anchored programs including Tell Me More, Talk of the Nation, All Things Considered, and Weekend Edition.

  • Anchored election coverage for PBS World in 2012, and she was a regular guest on CNN

  • Midwest Correspondent for NPR before becoming the co-host of the PRI show The Takeaway.

> topic Description:

  • Ways of having a great conversation in person

  • Honesty, brevity, clarity, and healthy amount of listening

  • 10 ways to have a better conversation

> date & time

  • 7/28 (Tues), 10:10AM EDT