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Now! Fix Your Listening Power

“Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; Courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.”    Herbert Prochnow

 How many times have we said to a spouse, child, sibling, friend or co-worker, “Will you just listen for a second?” We are all so guilty of assuming what it is the person is going to say or defend. It is one of the most frustrating attempts at communication when another human being, won’t allow us the time to say what we are desperately trying to say. Continue reading