Curiouser and curiouser

Open + Curious
Curiouser and curiouser

Intentionally engaging until we find it interesting

“I can see that my digging into things that didn’t seem interesting at first glance, has yielded terrific results: Learning, surprise, and happiness to name just three. And not just for myself, but for others too.”

It’s surprising how many things become interesting once I spend enough time digging in. Often, other people’s clear interest is an indicator that digging in will be fruitful. “What do they see, that I don’t?” is a question that creates within me an energizing tension.

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What is Open + Curious?

You talk with others every day, but how often do you intentionally practice the art of conversation? By sharing my thoughts here, I hope to ignite your passion for creating great conversations.

Open + Curious is about discovering what better means for your conversations. You can read, listen and discuss at,

Hello 👋 I’m Craig Constantine. My mission is creating better conversations to spread understanding and compassion. I want us to go from simply having conversations, to actively creating better conversations.

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