The quality of our lives depends on the quality of our relationships. Yet the expectations and social norms of these relationships are quickly shifting beneath our feet. A penetrating observer of cultural patterns, Esther explores the complicated and contradictory needs that are shaping relationships today. In this talk, she paves a path forward for thriving connections.
Once considered a “soft skill” in the workplace, our ability to connect with others, build trust, manage conflict, and communicate effectively are more important than ever. Building on more than 30 years of experience in organizational consulting, Esther Perel shines a light on the art of connecting at home and at work.
We all straddle two sets of opposing human needs: the need for stability and predictability, and the desire for what is exciting, new, and mysterious. From the bedroom to the boardroom, couples and family therapist Esther Perel tackles the big questions about our pursuit of passion and will present actionable tools to cultivate erotic intelligence.