There are 4 basic kinds of active listening responses: reflective, probing, supportive and advising.  Reflecting is repeating the message we heard to make sure we fully understood what the speaker meant.  Probing is when we ask or more information; usually by asking questions.  Supportive responses are when the listener relates to the speaker or their […]

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Listening is perhaps the most important piece of communicating.  Great speakers have always been great listeners.   The famous philosopher Socrates said that the person who listens is the person who controls the discussion.  If we consider that we are all born with two ears and one mouth, it makes sense to conclude that we’re meant […]