Listening takes more effort than we might think. Here's how to do it well By Gary Nunn Updated about an hour agoThu 6 Dec 2018, 10:25pm When I contacted people whose job it is to listen — psychotherapists, counsellors, journalists — one thing came up repeatedly. It was a quote from the late author Stephen Covey: "Most people do not listen with the intent to understand. They listen with the intent to reply." How To Avoid Communication Pitfalls In The Workplace – The Clarion Call to Leadership! This post first appeared on OPEN Idea Forum. There is a large body of work concerning the way women’s communication style differs from that of men. For example, there is research suggesting that females downplay their certainty, while males downplay their doubts. In an effort to crack the female linguistic code, some have even gone so far as to assert that women and men speak different languages. But stereotyping the way women or men speak is dangerous and can be misleading.
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