Listening makes us better humans. Why do you need to listen?
To solve a problem
To build better relationships
Plan a Listening Event for the International Day of Listening.
Days until International Day of Listening
“Most people do not listen with the intent to understand; they listen with the intent to respond.”
“People don’t listen, they just wait for their turn to talk.”
“One of the most sincere forms of respect is actually listening to what another has to say”
Bryant H. McGill 2014
“One of the simplest paths to deep change is for the less powerful to speak as much as they listen and for the more powerful to listen as much as they speak.”
Gloria Steinem in My Life on the Road
“The first duty of love is to listen.”
“If you aren’t listening, you aren’t learning.”
Lyndon Baines Johnson
What good is free speech if no one is listening?
Have you listened to someone today?
Talk is cheap—being listened to is priceless.
Sponsored by the International Listening Association