In this talk, Julian talks about speech traps to avoid because they make listening to you unpleasant.
The type of speech speech to avoid is:
Julian talks about tones you can use that emphasize your speech and how to have a desirable voice (hint: rich and smooth like hot cocoa). Many of these things sound obvious when said out loud, but are often forgotten in routine communication.
On TED.com this video (how to get people to listen) got 20 million views while "how to listen" only got 5 million. We thought that was pretty funny.
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