Ask Better Questions
Permission slips to have more human conversations.
By Elliott Callender, founder and CEO of Nodeunlock.
What is it?
A tool to help you have more human conversations.
It's a 3-part series combining a 105 card deck of intentional questions and a guidebook for different modes of life. It begins by giving you permission to have deeper conversations. Look beyond what a human may usually share. And ends in you being able to guide the conversation to the next interaction. Leaving you and the humans you interact with a renewed sense of connection.
Who is it for?
+ Struggle to come up with questions with deeper meaning and added value in the spur of the moment.
+ Want to focus, achieve and understand more without getting lost down unhelpful paths.
+ Hate small talk and wishes a conversation could be instantly more meaningful.
+ Wish they had permission to ask questions you might not otherwise ask.
How to use it:
A tool anyone can use in their personal or professional life.
+ Prepare intentional questions for an important conversation
+ Use them as a prompt during conversations
+ Use them after your conversation to keep the human connection and relationship alive
+ Ask better questions in conversations with friends and family
+ Explore, learn and grow as a team during team meetings and get-togethers
+ Have more intentional conversations with humans you admire or would like to get to know on a deeper level
+ Build trust and understanding by asking the same questions over a period of time
+ Focus and frame a conversation in a helpful direction
+ Guide your thoughts when approaching a challenge, new idea or project
What it'll teach you:
+ How to get straight to deeper discussion.
+ How to bring structure to your conversations.
+ How to outsource your permission to ask questions you might not otherwise ask.
+ How to have more human conversations with anyone you meet.
The 3-part bundle includes:
+ Explore, Learn & Grow - A 38 card deck with questions designed to give you permission to have deeper conversations.
+ Think, Reflect & Connect - A 39 card deck with questions designed to look beyond what a human may usually share.
+ Frame, Guide & Focus - A 28 card deck with questions designed to bring clarity to your conversations, thoughtfully framing what has been shared.