Since 2015, the Better than Small Talk conversation starter cards (324 and counting!) have been helping people build community and have better conversations. Strangers, friends, families, and coworkers have formed more authentic connections with each other and transformed the way they relate, think about each other and see the world. All it takes is the courage to ask a new question.
Do you ever wonder, daydream, or imagine "what if"? This set of Imagination question cards helps people hypothetically and empathetically imagine other realities — for one's own life and for the world that surrounds us. There is no limit aside from the bounds of your own imagination. (Deck of 54 cards)
Learning begins on the day we are born and continues for every day of our lives. This set of Learning question cards will help you reflect on what you've learned so far in life, question the things you'd like to learn about, and explore the world of curiosity and knowledge. (Deck of 54 cards)
When you look at the world around you — neighborhood, city, country, planet — what do you think about what's happening and how it affects us as people? This set of Society cards explores how we look at the world we inhabit, and the world we want to create. (Deck of 54 cards)
People: Friends, family, romance, coworkers, classmates, neighbors, strangers, and everything in between. This set of Relationships question cards helps us explore how our interactions with others affect us, and helps us define how we can get the most of time spent with others in our lives. (Deck of 54 cards)
Looking back on the life you've lived and the experiences you've had, this set of Reflection cards helps people learn more about each other by really opening up about who they are, who they've been, and what's mattered along the way. (Deck of 54 cards)
All day long people ask each other "how are you?" and don't even stop to listen to a real answer. This set of Identity question cards helps us explore not just how we really are, but who we really are. (Deck of 54 cards)