Communication Episodes

April 28, 2021

Human Hacking, Empathy and Influence with Chris Hadnagy

“I realized that we can use human hacking skills in a positive way. How do you use it as a partner, employer, employee, a parent or as a child? How can you use these skills to get things you want out of life, while leaving pe...


March 24, 2021

How to be an Authentic Communicator (in Your Personal and Professional Life) with Anthony Hayes

“In order to be an authentic communicator, to be heard and to get to the point you have to be willing to see and hear whatever criticism may be coming at you and not necessarily internalize it and personalize it.” - Anthony H...


November 23, 2020

Three Simple Words to Diffuse Any Conflict [Monday Mindset]

Connect with Laura Khalil online: Learn the five habits that help women rise: Invite Laura to speak at your live or virtual event ...


October 12, 2020

How to Talk To People You Disagree With featuring Robin Dreeke

“You have all these different ways of communicating, and basically it’s understanding the context of the individual and why they have that context. I tell you, I think the best de-escalator of all situations is having non-jud...


October 07, 2020

What self-defense can teach us about assertiveness vs aggressiveness with Deb Zahn

“If you are assertive, you are basically owning your self-worth and allowing yourself to live your full self and your full life. That’s really what it is, and it’s going to help you make decisions because you won’t be too afr...


September 23, 2020

Boundaries as a Bridge to Connection with Lisa Dempsey

“You know it when you feel it. You know it when you hit upon it. You know it when your boundary has been crossed. You feel it, and your body tells you. When you dig into what that is about and why your body is being activated...


August 26, 2020

Transforming Conflict with Jonathan Miller

“We make this fundamental mistake where we attribute bad intentions to people. What we often think is that rather than thinking about that fact that somebody acted a certain way or did a thing because of maybe an environmenta...


August 06, 2020

How to Talk to Anyone

Connect with Laura Khalil online: Get on Laura’s Newsletter: Invite Laura to speak at your live or virtual event


July 09, 2020

The Real Reason You're Anxious About Having a Difficult Conversation

In this bonus episode Laura will be talking about how to have hard conversations, and her upcoming webinar on July 14th, 2020 if you'd like to dive into her five step process for making hard conversations easier. Register for...


May 12, 2020

How to Build Rapport and Trust with Anyone with Robin Dreeke

Robin is a best-selling author, professional speaker, trainer, facilitator, and retired FBI Special Agent and Chief of the Counterintelligence Behavioral Analysis Program. Robin has taken his life's work of recruiting spies a...