Listening


Listening Skills and How to Develop Them

The reason you were born with two ears and only one mouth  is so you’ll do twice as much listening as speaking. But many of you haven’t gotten the message about how to listen more…


How to be a Good Listener

If your idea of listening is to wait for your chance to jump in with what you want to say, then you’re like most people—listening losers. You need to become a listening winner at interviews…


Benefits of active listening

You learned from reading Monday’s post about how to listen four easy ways to focus on your speaker—having an intention to listen, listening, pausing, and reflecting. If you’ve practiced these techniques, please comment below on your…


How to listen

It’s not what to say but how to listen that determines the successful outcome of interviews. Matter of fact, developing active listening skills is the fist aid of interviewing. That’s because active listening helps you…


Learning to Listen

A most important skill you need to acquire in order to turn interviews into job offers is learning to listen. That’s why I present a one-minute coaching vignette titled “listen first, talk later,” in my book…