Conversational Silence

Published September 25, 2016


DiversityLeading Organizations

In this clip, Erin Meyer describes the third dimension of her research – the role of silence in communication – from her book The Culture Map. Different cultures have significantly different interpretations for the role silence plays in communication.

About the Speaker(s)
Erin Meyer

Erin Meyer

Professor; Author and Consultant


Erin Meyer is a professor at INSEAD in France, one of the world’s leading business schools. Her recently released book, The Culture Map, focuses on how the world’s most successful global leaders navigate the complexities of cultural differences in a multicultural environment. In 2015, Meyer won the Thinkers50 “On the Radar” award, given to the best of the new generation of thinkers most likely to shape the future of business and business thinking.

Years at GLS 2016