Listening Even When it's Difficult to Listen

Listening Even When it's Difficult to Listen

One of the most undervalued soft skills is the ability to listen effectively. The most successful people among us have the capacity to listen deeply and truly hear what people are saying when they communicate. In this course you will learn how to become a more effective listener, and how to use these skills to improve your personal and professional life.

Updated Mar 11, 2018
Successful people are generally excellent listeners. They’re able to give others their full attention so that they can understand their needs and ask the right questions, even in difficult or stressful situations. They can also use their listening skills effectively to communicate their own goals and to build strong relationships with others. In this course, you'll learn common misconceptions about listening, how to hone your listening skills, and what to do when you encounter roadblocks to actively listening. You’ll also learn how being receptive to what others are saying can go a long way to breaking down the barriers to clear communication.