This episode explores the challenges of how complex communications can impact situational awareness.
Length: 24 minutes
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We have many traits that make us uniquely human. Among them is our ability to engage in complex communications. We can look at black ink squiggled on a piece of bleached paper and derive meaning from those symbols. We call that skill reading comprehension.
And we can listen to and comprehend the meaning of more than 10,000 words. We call that listening comprehension. Indeed, our ability to communicate is quite complex.
But our complex communications system has a downside also – complex miscommunication.
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