052- Marcus Bales is a professional speaker, author, and coach. His upcoming book, Don’t Shut Up: A Collection of Stories and Advice on How to Overcome Social Anxiety, is a compilation of Marcus’ own experience growing up with—and eventually overcoming—debilitating social anxiety, as well as tried and true tips and techniques for anyone struggling with this incredibly common disorder.
2:00 – Living in Austin, TX, pros and cons of quick growth in a city
4:30 – Marcus’ book, Don’t Shut Up
11:30 – conversation hacks
21:00 – empathy building through communication
28:00 identity based habits
34:00 – importance of communication for career advancement
40:00 – How can organizations help remote teams connect?
43:00 – Self love
47:00 – 3 Things Game