Enhance Listening Skills for Understanding and Comprehension
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Enhance Listening Skills for Understanding and Comprehension“If we were supposed to talk more than we listen, we would have two tongues and one ear.” Mark Twain.
Once, and Only Once
Inquire and Clarify
Three "P"s Patience, Pause and Paraphrase
Engage and Explain
Make Eye Contact
Listening is not the same as hearing and in order to listen effectively you need to use more than just your ears.
Listen for Ideas – Not Just Words
Remove any distractions and try to avoid any interruptions.
Focus: Prepare to Listen