Celeste Headlee

Celeste Headlee is an internationally recognized journalist and expert on conversation and communication. She's a regular guest host on NPR and American Public Media, and the co-host of the PBS series "Retro Report." Celeste is the bestselling author of "We Need to Talk: How to Have Conversations that Matter" and her newest book "Do Nothing: How to Break Away from Overworking, Overdoing, and Underliving." She serves as an advisory board member for ProCon.org and The Listen First Project and received the 2019 Media Changemaker Award. She lives in the DC area with her rescue dog, Samus.

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Why It’s Time to Stop Giving Advice (and How You Can Really Help Instead)

by Celeste Headlee
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What Recent Events Have Taught Us About the Trend of “Every Moment” Productivity

by Celeste Headlee
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Are You at Risk for Burnout? Take this Simple Quiz to See

by Celeste Headlee
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The Pitfalls of Comparison

by Celeste Headlee
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The Wisdom in Admitting You Aren’t the Smartest in the Room

by Celeste Headlee
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Making the Most of Diversity

by Celeste Headlee
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Get Your Nose Off the Grindstone

by Celeste Headlee
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Email is Not Your Friend

by Celeste Headlee
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Hardworking Is Not an Identity

by Celeste Headlee
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The Thrive Questionnaire with Celeste Headlee

by Celeste Headlee
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What to Say Instead of ‘I Know How You Feel’ to Someone Who Is Struggling

by Celeste Headlee
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Getting Better at Having Difficult Conversations Can Improve Your Life—Here’s How to Do It

by Celeste Headlee

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