Do you only hear or are you listening?Do you only hear or are you actually listening
Hearing and listening are two distinct processes that involve different levels of engagement and understanding.
Hearing refers to the physical process of perceiving sound, attention not needed
Listening is a skill set that many think they but don't. It Is the intentional act of not only hearing but actively engaging, comprehending, and understanding the meaning of what you're hearing. Effective listening requires focus, attentiveness, and a genuine desire to connect and understand others.
Conflict, disagreement & debate are when our listening skills get tested. It is in these times that most people are listening with the intent to respond instead of listening with the intent to understand
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