Celeste Headlee is an internationally recognized journalist and expert on conversation and communication. She is a regular guest host on NPR and American Public Media. She is the author of the books “We Need to Talk” and “Do Nothing: How to Break Away from Overworking, Overdoing, and Underliving”. Celeste’s newest book, “Speaking of Race” will be available this fall.
Celeste's TEDx talk on 10 ways to have a better conversation has been viewed more than 23 million times. In a time when conversations are often minimized to a few words in a text message and lack of meaningful communication and dialogue abounds, Celeste sheds a much-needed light on the lost and essential art of conversation.