Here is an excerpt from the article “What makes you a more effective communicator in 90 seconds” written by Journalist and CCO of Contently, Shane Snow:
“Kevin Rose, founder of Digg and partner at Google Ventures, and Charlie Rose, the veteran PBS/CBS interview host, each had the chance to interview one of today’s most fascinating innovators. Below is the difference in the questions they asked, and specifically how they asked them. See if you can spot what’s going on:
Kevin: What led you into entrepreneurship? Was it something that you always knew that you wanted to be, an entrepreneur on your own? Or did you stumble into it?
Charlie: What are you doing in terms of planetary exploration?
Kevin: Where do you come up with your best ideas? Are you on vacation, or do you wake up in the middle of the night and draw things down?
Charlie: How did you go about the design?
Kevin: When did you decide to get into computers and technology? Did you start coding? Or was it a lot of…?
Charlie: What do you think?
Can you guess which interview went better?”
Check out the rest of the article and find out what is the key tip for asking powerful questions.. http://linkd.in/1cQZ9s9