Days until International Day of Listening
Countdown to International Day of Listening 2017
The third Thursday of September
September 21, 2017
Listening Makes Us More Human
Have you heard?
People around the world listened on September 15, 2016!
Continue to be part of the conversation about listening.
Check the website for more activities, events, and resources in the weeks to come.
Let’s keep 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