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Active Listening

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Active listening is a person s willingness and ability to hear and understand. At its core, active listening is a state of mind that involves paying full and careful attention to the other person, avoiding premature judgment, reflecting understanding, clarifying information, summarizing, and sharing. By learning and committing to the skills and behaviors of active ...more
ebook, 32 pages
Published January 10th 2010 by Pfeiffer & Company (first published October 1st 2006)
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Brittany Ramsey
Nov 28, 2015 Brittany Ramsey rated it really liked it
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Very brief guide to becoming a better listener. I have a big problem listening to other people. The steps and information in this book will surely help me get on the right track. So I can have better conversations with everyone I come in contact with.
Anne
Jul 20, 2014 Anne rated it liked it
More a pamphlet than a book, it has some useful direct advice for managers on how to improve their listening skills. Would make a very good handout during management training or as an HR resource when someone will have direct reports or has an issue as indicated in performance reviews.
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concise introduction to the topic. also has pretty good list of suggestions for further reading
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