Knowledge Speaks, but Wisdom Listens
Simple Definition Of Listening;
Generally we Assume that the listening is automatic process like breathing. But the effective listening is a skill.
How to listen Effectively:
Listen to learn
Face the speaker and maintain eye contact
Try to picture speaker’s words
Keep an open mind
Do not interrupt
Barriers to Effective Listening:
We know what we are going to hear
We are seeking conformation not information
Merits of Effective listening:
82 percent of people prefer to talk with great listener not great speaker.
Being a good listener we can build good relationship with friends and people.
It helps us to get valuable information
A bore is a person who talks when you wish him to listen.