Is there a difference between listening and hearing? Certainly listening is an ability and we could increase our capacity to listen better. So, where can we star? The Harvard Business Review share and article that could help us in this work. I share some highlights:

  • Caring what other people have to say.
  • Stay focused on the most salient points of what someone else is saying.
  • Pay attention when your mind wanders to figure out what’s stopping you from listening.
  • When you notice you’re having an emotional reaction, withhold evaluation and, with your judgment thus suspended, embark on a hunt for evidence that proves your own position wrong.

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