Growing your listening superpower
-Work smarter and feel better
Shared at TEDx Nuremberg, Raquel’s experiential keynote takes you on a journey so you can grow your listening superpower and be a more effective communicator. She inspires, empowers, and motivates the audience in playful ways to practice listening so that everyone can work smarter and feel better. She engages the audience to experiment with listening and learn new skills they can apply right away at work and home. They will learn how to transform communication into connection, opening doors to creative solutions and meaningful collaboration, especially when challenges arise.
This talk can be delivered remotely or in person. Combine with an experiential, science-based workshop during company events.
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Born and raised in Puerto Rico and Ohio, USA, and now living in Germany, Raquel has over 25 years of experience managing, coaching, facilitating, and teaching in the communication field. As founder of Listening ALCHEMY, Raquel is very curious about the conditions and capacities to hold a listening space that connects and inspires.
She has been researching and experimenting with listening beyond traditional training and has learned from and collaborated with listening scientists and professionals. She is the podcast host for, “Listen in with Raquel Ark, focused on listening in teams and beyond what we typically consider.
1st Vice President-elect for the International Listening Association
Energy flows where attention goes - and my team was in full listening mode for Raquel. Her stories & thought-provoking examples are creating immediate connections and are convincing. True learning took place in an instant. The audience left feeling recognized, moved, and motivated. If you need someone to help with listening: listen to Raquel.
Listening to you has been a true experience of feeling how the superpower of listening is essential to better connect with my daughters, wife, students ... and with anyone I live with.