Learn what it takes to be a good listener. It may surprise you how many closed responses you actually give.
For all of us, emotional intelligence encompasses five basic areas of mastery. They are: Knowing your feelings and using them to make life decisions you can live with. Being able to manage your emotional life without being hijacked by it — not being paralyzed by depression or worry, or swept away by anger. Persisting in […]
Try listening to other expert speakers as much as possible during a speaking event especially the guest speaker since they may be able to provide useful tips while hearing them talk. This could also eliminate redundancy and add more bits and pieces when it is time to speak in front of the audience. Also, this […]
All too often we are far more enthusiastic about talking than we are listening. Yet it is so vital if we are to communicate effectively. Most break downs in relationships are caused because people talk at each other without really making contact. Unless someone hears what has been said including the subtext the words have […]