Conversation is at the heart of all the relationships in our lives, yet so many of us are unable to articulate ourselves well or are poor listeners – or both.
Two-time world debate champion Bo Seo wants to change that. By sharing the tips and tricks he leveraged as the former coach of the Harvard debate team and as the winner of the World Schools Debating Championship and the World Universities Debating Championship he hopes to enable people to become more effective and persuasive communicators.
In his new book, Good Arguments: How Debate Teaches Us to Listen and Be Heard, he shares how the skill of debate; information gathering, truth finding, focus, organization, and persuasion are often at the foundation of being an effective communicator and finding success in our personal lives and careers. As he reveals the timeless secrets of effective communication and persuasion, Seo also illustrates how debate strategies can help us improve our relationships with friends, family, and colleagues. If you’ve ever wondered how to better engage people and be a more active listener, you won’t want to miss this compelling and lively conversation with one of the most recognized figures in the global debate community.