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“How to Talk to People About Things”

“How to Talk to People About Things” is a class I teach about negotiation and communication skills in difficult situations. I teach a public version of this class, and also offer private versions for organizations. Learn More → 

Facilitating Conferences and Meetings

I help people design and run dynamic conferences where participants can connect and learn from each other. I facilitate all sorts of meetings to help groups of people communicate more effectively. Learn More →


I speak at conferences and other events, about how to to talk about tough issues, the importance of listening, and transforming conflict into collaboration. As a speaker, I am represented exclusively by the Lavin Agency.


I host the Trampoline Hall Lectures, a monthly barroom non-expert lecture series in Toronto and elsewhere. I’m also the co-author, along with Sheila Heti, of The Chairs Are Where the People Go

About Me

Here’s my bio, some testimonials from clients, and some press quotes.