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We're bad at listening

We come into conversations with our own agendas and low attention spans, and that can be a dangerous combination.

When you’re doing the talking, though, it’s frustrating if you’re not being heard. 

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  • Listening is the basis for growth and advancement. You can’t advance your skills and knowledge without understanding others.
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