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Listening influences up to 40% of a leader’s job performance

Beyond the spoken words, the tone of voice, body language, and what isn’t said also convey valuable information.

But most people overrate their listening skills. 

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Being A Great Listener

  • Focus on what’s being said instead of how it affects you or what you want to say.
  • Put away your phone. It’s rude and multitasking takes away from comprehension.
  • Ask follow-up and confirmation questions. This shows you’re listening and care about wh...

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Alfred Brendel

“The word listen contains the same letters as the word silent.”

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