In the context of a conversation, „calibrating“ refers to the process of observing body language, facial expressions, tone of voice and other analogue elements of communication. This will helo you to develop a better intuition and create more accurate hypotheses to better align with the person you’re talking to.
Here are some key aspects of calibrating in a conversation:
Please keep in mind that all your assumptions might be dead wrong. Calibrating is not about mindreading, it is about paying close attention and using your hypotheses to create more empathy, understanding and better dialogues.