7 Keys to Better Listening
Being a great listener can win you friends, improve your marriage, boost your business profits or advance your career. It can make people feel so good about being with you that they’ll literally follow you anywhere.
- Listening is NOT a passive activity!
- Listen for unspoken fears, concerns, moods, and aspirations.
- Good listening requires great wisdom.
- Listen to others with respect and validation.
- Listen without thinking about how you’re going to respond.
- Listen for tell-tale signs of impending trouble.
- Listen with positive regard for people’s strengths & abilities.