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The Importance of Being An Active Listener

As communication becomes increasingly abbreviated (i.e., texting acronyms and using emojis), being an active listener is the way to separate yourself from the pack. Start with Good Listening Skills There is a misconception that being silent, engaging with facial movements and vocal sounds, and summing up what someone has just said is a sure way to be a good listener. It also involves stopping what you are doing and focusing on the person and conversation. How to Become an Active Listener What is an active listener? It involves listening with your ears but also with your eyes and body....

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