Archive for the ‘Listening Skills’ Category

Traffic Light Communication Tool

Friday, September 4th, 2015

Communication – at times – can be as simple as a traffic light. Think of the number of times you have asked a colleague, an employee, a coworker, a family member — “How’s everything coming along?” “What’s the status of things?” “Are we still on target?” First, let’s start with the fact those are very […]

My Job is to speak and your job is to listen. If you finish before I do let me know.

Friday, August 28th, 2015

“My job is to speak and your job is to listen. If you finish before I do, let me know.” Any leader, collaborator, presenter, salesperson needs to be mindful that communication is not just talking. It is equal parts of listening with talking that requires focused concentration. Being fully present in the moment allows you […]