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Listening: Listening is the single most important component of communication.
Are you a good listener? Check out the articles in this Communication sub-section
to rate your listening skills. Take the four minute test to assess your
listening level. Several listening tips are also provided for your review.
If you are interested in learning more about empathetic listening, we have
one article devoted to this subject. And if you are managing staff, you
may want to read the article written specifically for managers.
Listening skills for managers
Julia Chanteray, Management-Resources
A guide to effective listening techniques for managers. The advice here will help managers work more effectively with their staff and understand more about other people's needs
Ivy Sea Online: Deep listening skills that express your highest intentions
Common understanding decrees that hearing and listening are two different activities and abilities. Hearing requires functioning ears. Listening, on the other hand, requires comprehension, minimal distraction and a release from your opinions while the other person(s) is speaking. And then there%u2019s deep listening.