In an increasingly loud world voices, headlines, media and even strategic noises seem to compete for our attention.  The competition (naturally) gives rise to more creative approaches to capture a target’s ear.  And in the process there is plenty of reason to wonder whether anything is actually being heard.

In this short video presentation, sound expert Julian Treasure suggests we are “losing our listening.”  But stick with him; the payoff is five ways to re-tune your ears for conscious listening — to other people and the world around you.

It’s worth the listen.