Career and Enterprising

Here’s how to become a better listener

listening to a colleague at work

Have you ever found yourself zoning off when someone is speaking? Well, that’s because the average person has an attention capacity of only eight seconds. With so many electronic stimuli vying for your attention and so many duties at the workplace, it’s difficult to truly focus on someone else’s words. Listening is also difficult since we are frequently preoccupied with ourselves. When you go into a conversation with only your target in mind, your goal is to control and manage