Dec 6, 2019
What does a world champion sniper, a 6 year old boy and a Swedish pig have in common?
In this episode we listen carefully to Christina Bengtsson, who has a TED Talk and book on the Art of Focus.
What is focus or lack of focus? What should you do when you notice your attention is distracted or exhausted? What is the...
Nov 22, 2019
Can you listen while you're asleep? Why do we wake up when someone calls our name? And what exactly is the cocktail party problem?
In this episode, Oscar speaks with Dr Thomas Andrillon about listening and sleep. Thomas is a research fellow at Monash University, an expert on the brain during sleep.
Hear about what the...
Nov 8, 2019
We are listening role models for our kids. If our children don’t listen to us, we may need to begin with listening to ourselves.
In this episode, Oscar speaks with global parenting expert, Justin Coulson. Father to 6 daughters, TED talk speaker and author of 6 books. Justin answers the question, ‘How do I get my...
Oct 25, 2019
How good is your multi-tasking? Is it a skill you try to work on?
On this episode of Deep Listening, Prof. Stefan van der Stigchel explains what happens when you multi-task, and why it might not actually exist at all.
An expert in attention, Stefan shares how to write notes to best retain information and continue...