10 episodes

Nerds are increasingly being asked to have it all—technical expertise and people skills. Join engineer-turned-psychologist Joanie Connell as she interviews nerds and people experts to uncover the best communication strategies for technical people. She brings in everyone from big name scientists and computer geeks to everyday working ones as well as other entertaining and insightful people in a quest for the keys to help nerds interact more successfully with people of all types. Asking thoughtful questions of her guests, she affectionately gives self-proclaimed nerds insights into important people strategies in a light-hearted, conversational style.

Reinventing Nerds Joanie Connell

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    • 5.0, 7 Ratings

Nerds are increasingly being asked to have it all—technical expertise and people skills. Join engineer-turned-psychologist Joanie Connell as she interviews nerds and people experts to uncover the best communication strategies for technical people. She brings in everyone from big name scientists and computer geeks to everyday working ones as well as other entertaining and insightful people in a quest for the keys to help nerds interact more successfully with people of all types. Asking thoughtful questions of her guests, she affectionately gives self-proclaimed nerds insights into important people strategies in a light-hearted, conversational style.

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
7 Ratings
7 Ratings
KE Wilde ,

I love the perspective

I love that the show is focused on what matters to nerds. I think that perspective shift reveals some of the greatest challenges nerds face, including being highly intelligent yet struggling at times to effectively communicate. Your show brings great bits fo wisdom!

CynthiaSundance ,

Joanie Connell's Interviews Are Must-Listens!

These podcast interviews are great! We can all benefit from more insights on communications, connecting, and getting projects accomplished--despite the fact that we're sometimes so different. I highly recommend following this podcast series!

cwjahnke ,

Joanie Opens Up A Whole New World

I’m always looking for new ways to communicate and bridge the gap between technical and nontechnical people. Joanie’s wisdom and subject matter expertise shines through in this educational and entertaining podcast that provides practical guidance for improving empathy and emotional intelligence regardless of our background or personalities. I’m looking forward to learning more in future episodes.

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