Have you ever noticed how the strongest communicators are also the best listeners? To effectively communicate with somebody, you must be able to hear them out and meet them where they’re at.
If you aren’t actively listening, you could be missing a big part of that person’s experience. The tips below offer a few strategies for active listening that will level up your communication in any situation.
Try them out next time you find yourself in a serious conversation with a friend or colleague, and check out how it shifts the dynamic.