Listening

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How to Receive Criticism, Confrontation, and Disagreement the Right Way

How do you respond when someone comes to you and confronts you about an issue? What if they come across angry and accuse you of motives you know you didn’t have? Our response will quickly determine whether the conversation is resolved well or turns into an angry argument in which all parties leave angry and …

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4 Reasons Why People Don't Listen to You - And What to do About It

4 Reasons Why People Don’t Listen to You – And What to do About It

Have you ever felt that sometimes people do not listen to you? Do you ever just stop talking because no one seems to care, or maybe you keep trying to push what you want to say to make someone listen? We all have an innate desire to be listened to, to be heard, to be validated. …

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6 Poor Listening Habits That Can Hurt Our Relationships

We all want to have good relationships with people. We want people to like us and to enjoy talking with us. Unfortunately, we sometimes have conversation habits that actually make people want to do the opposite. Check the list below and see if you are doing any of the following, maybe even without realizing it: …

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The #1 Key to Make People Think You Are Great at Conversations

Many people wish they could interact more socially and be better conversationalists. Whether you are an extrovert or introvert, shy or outgoing, there is one secret that you can use to be a better conversationalist in just about any situation: Just be quiet and listen. Seriously, that’s it. Too often we think that talking makes us …

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