How to speak so that people want to listen | Julian Treasure

  • Published on Jun 27, 2014
  • Have you ever felt like you're talking, but nobody is listening? Here's Julian Treasure to help you fix that. As the sound expert demonstrates some useful vocal exercises and shares tips on how to speak with empathy, he offers his vision for a sonorous world of listening and understanding.
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  • Nadia Munday
    Nadia Munday 8 hours ago

    You nailed it❤️ HAIL yes

  • Nicholas Woolfenden
    Nicholas Woolfenden 8 hours ago

    Repetitive prosody is American. It is a ghastly affectation, the typical valley girl whine. It's lazy, everything is punctuated with "like".
    Unfortunately British and Australians adopt it. I like the way the French don't.

  • Mr. KL-13
    Mr. KL-13 20 hours ago

    👍thanks for the message

  • Rogo Rega
    Rogo Rega 21 hour ago

    HOES English Center Mtt

  • osvaldo arretche
    osvaldo arretche 22 hours ago

    In spanish?

  • Sandi Juandi
    Sandi Juandi Day ago

    Thank you for sharing your knowledge. Hopefully, I can apply the techniques and become a better speaker, aamiin... 😊😊😊

  • Rik Arroyo
    Rik Arroyo Day ago


  • Tangata Whenua
    Tangata Whenua Day ago

    So why was this talk so boring?

  • Johnny Boii
    Johnny Boii Day ago


  • RV
    RV 2 days ago


  • Gui B.
    Gui B. 2 days ago

    Ba ba ba ba
    La la la la
    Ouiiiiiiiiii ooooooooooo
    Bonne vidéo !

  • Manas Joshi
    Manas Joshi 2 days ago

    the speech exercise is at 7:58, you are welcome

  • caos
    caos 2 days ago

    Que bien lo entiendo mejor que en español, para la otra pones el audio en español y el título en inglés

  • David Hokett
    David Hokett 3 days ago

    He did much more than what he was saying. He got the audience involved, the whole speech was short and sweet, and he kept your mind thinking proactively enough to want to do or try it while listening. Very clever.

  • Yas !
    Yas ! 3 days ago +1

    I really liked it. I´m studying english as a languaje in Costa Rica. I will use this topic for mi next presentation. It was awesome.

  • Andry Jaya
    Andry Jaya 3 days ago

    Our prophet Muhammad PBUH already told us :
    Abu Hurayrah relates that God’s Messenger, may the mercy and blessings of God be upon him, said: “Whoever believes in God and the Last Day should speak a good word or remain silent. And whoever believes in God and the Last Day should show hospitality to his neighbor. And whoever believes in God and the Last Day should show hospitality to his guest.”

  • Universal_Lov3
    Universal_Lov3 3 days ago

    Thank you for these keys to success 💜

  • four Sophia
    four Sophia 3 days ago

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  • Christina Escajeda
    Christina Escajeda 3 days ago

    Right on!

  • Rico Chandra Kusuma
    Rico Chandra Kusuma 3 days ago

    yes, before we speak, let's practice first.. weeEEEuooOOUu

  • Angel Cusick
    Angel Cusick 3 days ago

    I learned all of this in 5th grade.

  • Tanmoy Das
    Tanmoy Das 3 days ago

    This is one of the best TED talks I have watched. Gleaned a lot of invaluable insights and techniques to polish my communication skills.
    Thank you so much,
    Mr. Julian Treasure for sharing the nuances of communication so beautifully.

  • Zion Brooks
    Zion Brooks 3 days ago

    How to speak so people want to listen: have a British accent

  • Hamna
    Hamna 4 days ago

    Mark zukerberg needs a voice coach 😂

  • fired skull
    fired skull 4 days ago

    Yeah, I need to work on all the deadly sins of speaking, and every cornerstone as well, time to stop embarrassing myself on stage.

  • kevin gitau
    kevin gitau 4 days ago +2

    "how to speak so that people listen." Just forward the video so that he can talk faster

  • Omni Present
    Omni Present 5 days ago

    I can't listen to you

  • Bongo Fury
    Bongo Fury 5 days ago

    Claim a perversion so people are required to “respect” you.
    Claim to be a “minority” so people are required to listen to all your difficulties and then be forced to feel responsible.
    Be a chick.

  • Michael Phillips
    Michael Phillips 5 days ago


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    Una mañana como cualquiera otra, fui a trabajar, todo estaba muy tranquilo como de costumbre, hasta que recibí una llamada, solo puedo recordar haber escuchado lo siguiente: “tus padres se encuentran al filo de la muerte”. No entendía que estaba sucediendo, en menos de un segundo sentí como la vida se me iba. Fui inmediatamente a buscar a mis papás, pero cuando llegué ellos ya habían dejado de existir.
    Hasta el día de hoy no puedo explicar lo que viví ese día, estaba absolutamente molesto con Dios y no dejaba de repetirme que él había sido muy injusto conmigo; realmente creía que ya nada tenía sentido y que todo estaba perdido, estaba muerto en vida. Eso no fue todo, a los pocos años perdí a mi único hermano. La vida me ha golpeado, pero aquí estoy, agradecido y preparado para lo que venga.
    Después de todo esto fue muy difícil aceptar lo que me había pasado, me costó mucho darme cuenta que estas lecciones y enseñanzas significan un nuevo comienzo. Estos sucesos me enseñaron que no todo es fácil ni color de rosa, la vida te golpea muchas veces pero también te premia con momentos inolvidables. whassatp:+51982009565
    Desde ese día entendí la importancia de que los papás críen a sus hijos enseñándoles a ser fuertes e independientes, porque por más que un padre siempre va a velar por sus hijos, es fundamental prepararlos para todo y hasta ponerlos en el peor escenario,

  • Gustavo Estrada
    Gustavo Estrada 6 days ago


  • Abhimitra Karreddula

    basics I believe.! good!

    NEVREADY Y 6 days ago

    Just be joyful.

  • Focus Media
    Focus Media 6 days ago

    8.43 I don't know if they're all related along with the speaker!?

  • Mustafa Ali Kılıç

    Delikanlı olun diyor

  • Juan Duarte
    Juan Duarte 7 days ago

    También son muy buenos consejos para la improvisación musical

  • Fihlippe Luhis
    Fihlippe Luhis 7 days ago

    Well never commited any of these 7 sins. Guess I'm just boring, lmao.

  • OHTYCH 100
    OHTYCH 100 7 days ago +1

    Crush: nice weather we’ve been having
    Me: thanks
    *curb your enthusiasm theme song*

  • MrSouthsideMuscle
    MrSouthsideMuscle 7 days ago

    I do all those things

  • 11 ITR
    11 ITR 8 days ago

    H honesty 正直さ
    A authenticity 素直さ
    I integrity 誠実さ
    L love 愛
    1、声域 register
    2、声の質 timbre
    3、声の強弱(抑揚) prosody
    4、ペース pace
    5、感情の高ぶり(ピッチ) pitch
    6、声量 volume

    LYLTHT 8 days ago

    Anyone like me scrolling in the comments looking for those guys who makes sum up of the Talks 😆

  • Madzdoom
    Madzdoom 9 days ago


  • Shubham Baidya
    Shubham Baidya 10 days ago

    I was literally dozing off when I saw this recommended, I watched through it whole... I was wide awake by the end...

  • Shawn Sloan
    Shawn Sloan 10 days ago

    Watched the first minute, didn't want to listen ...

  • Serhat Özgür
    Serhat Özgür 10 days ago


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    Adi Yacobi 10 days ago

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  • Ihab M
    Ihab M 11 days ago

    Those if the 8.8k+ dislikes are not good listeners.

  • Andreo Suro
    Andreo Suro 11 days ago

    покажи им сочные жопы и сиськи... я думаю что сейчас это единственное что реально может заинтересовать людей...

  • Louie Wilkinson
    Louie Wilkinson 11 days ago +3

    I didn’t know Gru did Ted talks

  • vtalen
    vtalen 12 days ago

    So sick of people saying "your truth". No such thing. Only THE TRUTH

  • TaswcmT
    TaswcmT 12 days ago

    If you feel you are in an endless swimmingpool filled with lemons, it's tough to thank the world for the opportunity to make endless lemonade - or be a loving beacon of positivity whenever you have to talk to someone. You feel like ramming all those lemons down their throat. Like people so full of energy it's painful to sit still don't really understand people who don't walk up at least one mountain each day after work. It's more complex than just a matter of "priority".
    My point? Many of us need to get out of that pool of lemons before we can start to hone our communication skills. Everything is connected, so a lack of successful communication is of course likely to be one of the things that keep filling that pool with lemons.

  • Devidatta Rokaya
    Devidatta Rokaya 12 days ago


  • Havanaday
    Havanaday 12 days ago

    1:24 dude didn’t practice what he already out

  • Flower Rose
    Flower Rose 12 days ago +5

    *When you try to fit into a conversation but they always interrupt you*

  • Mahi's Expedition
    Mahi's Expedition 12 days ago

    Ohh My God !
    Mr Julian Treasure is simply amazing ! I am grateful to him and TedTalks for making this video, I would watch this video on daily basis to catch all the points for practices. Now I believe I have got something to have a modification on my speaking approach :-)
    best wishes Mr Julian :-)

  • Harry Rajah
    Harry Rajah 12 days ago

    Good and interesting talk.

  • Quynh Nguyen
    Quynh Nguyen 13 days ago

  • Joshua Tibio
    Joshua Tibio 13 days ago


  • TheJukeboxhero15
    TheJukeboxhero15 14 days ago


  • TheJukeboxhero15
    TheJukeboxhero15 14 days ago

    Have you ever felt like you're talking, but nobody is listening? THE BRITS, I APPLUAD THEM, GO FOR BREXIT. GREAT