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Are You A Good Listener?

Are You A Good Listener? | Surviving Leadership Chaos | Scoop.it

We hear a lot about how to speak well in public, but very little about how to learn the equally important art of listening properly to others. This video describes four steps to becoming a good listener.


Via Ariana Amorim, Bobby Dillard
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There are many books on how to be a good speaker. But there are few lessons in how to become a good listener. This is a helpful look at this important subject.
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The Art Of Listening Everyone needs a good listening to!!

The Art Of Listening  Everyone needs a good listening to!! | Surviving Leadership Chaos | Scoop.it
We each have a need to be heard The most basic human need is to understand and to be understood. But most people do not listen; they listen with the goal of responding To respond is to react, and to react is not to listen.

 

The most basic human need is to understand and to be understood.


But most people do not listen; they listen with the goal of responding

 

To respond is to react, and to react is not to listen.

 

The art of listening is through silence.

 

Look at these word and mix them up. Listen. Silent. A perfect anagram.

 

The essence of listening is in silence:

 

Do not judge


Do not question


Do not fix


Be the silence that is needed when someone else speaks.


Via Ariana Amorim, Les Howard, David Hain
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