Have you ever gone out to eat with a group of friends and coworkers, only to find the conversation at the table uncomfortably stilted? How can you make things less awkward, or at least feel less awkward, when silence hits the group?
That’s exactly what a listener of the terrific podcast, Hungry Squared, wanted to know, and I was lucky enough to join hosts Sharon and Winter to talk out what might be best in that situation.
Our conversation touched on getting comfortable with silence, extraversion vs. introversion, cell phones at the table, ice breakers, and the healing power of carbs. Check it out!
Our segment begins at 32:49, but I encourage you to listen to the whole podcast, since it is delightful. Use the player embedded below, or any of your usual podcast-listening platforms, links provided.