Leadership Perspectives

Why we really don’t listen very well

March 19, 2013

Leaders, you know how important listening is.  And you probably know some distinctions around “active listening.”  But if you are like many leaders, you still don’t listen very well. March is International Listening Awareness Month.  One key to better listening awareness is understanding the barriers to listening and working to overcome those barriers. The are […]

Seven benefits of better listening

March 5, 2013

Listening is one of the most effective tools that a leader has in his arsenal. With relatively little effort, a leader who is a good listener can net high yield results. Think about it. When you listen, you don’t have to DO much of anything. Yes, you may ask some curiosity questions or clarifying questions, […]

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