As many of you, I observed the communication (including and especially the body language) between Dr. Fauci and President Trump as they became increasingly distant from each other during the early and middle phases of the pandemic.

In retrospect it seemed to parallel the rift between people who believe in and follow science and those who don’t believe in and appear to be anti-science, or at least highly skeptical and doubtful.

What is there about the communication between these polar opposites that pushes them further apart, rather than pulling them towards cooperation and collaboration?

Does it seem to you that…

Mark Goulston

Dr. Goulston is the inventor of Surgical Empathy, a speaker, executive coach & the author of "Just Listen" which became the top book on listening in the world.

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