LISTENING SKILLS


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Author/Contributor: Greg Parsons



Leaders who do not listen will eventually be surrounded by people who have nothing to say.

- Andy Stanley

Displaying a genuine ability to listen often translates into increased credibility and influence.

- Lee Cockerell

You cannot learn without listening, and you cannot lead without learning.

- Cy Charney

Good leaders know that when they value the thoughts and ideas of others, they receive the compounding results of shared thinking and accomplish more than they ever could on their own.

- John Maxwell

I think the secret to success is pretty simple. The more you listen, the smarter you get.

- Miles Nadal

It’s funny how much more effort we put into developing our speaking skills than we do our listening skills.

- Lee Cockerell

Lean your body forward when you are listening as it projects that you have a positive interest in the subject.

- Cy Charney

The ability to listen is as important as the ability to speak.

- Sheryl Sandberg

If your associates are angry, listen to them without interruption. Allowing them to let off steam will solve half the problem.

- Cy Charney

One of the greatest gifts you can give to anyone is the gift of your attention.

- Jim Rohn