How Good Are Your Listening Skills?
I like to listen. I have learned a great deal from listening carefully. Most people never listen.
In order to manage the ever-increasing workload, our lives are focused to processing as much as possible in the shortest time,. This is further compounded by social media – Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and the like, all of which demand time, and to which it is easy to become a “slave”. How are these demands affecting your listening? Look over the table below and remind yourself of the difference between poor and effective listening.
Poor v. Effective Listening Behaviour
The Poor Listener: