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How to be a better listener Logo cgma

  Free |   2015 |   01:55 min |   CGMA Magazine

Being a good listener is critical to being a good leader. This video offers tips on how to strengthen your listening skills.

Topics covered:
  • Management accounting: People: Communication, Foundational

3 Comments/Reflections

Ryan Brown

Ryan Brown Feb 2019

Practice being quiet!
Paul Avis

Paul Avis Jul 2018

Good, common sense, but something that is easily forgotten when we are thinking ahead in our minds. Listening is easy to say, but not judgement, not second guessing, not assuming and actually validating what you think you hear, is more difficult and indeed needs practice, practice, practice!
Bekithemba Hwalima

Bekithemba Hwalima Aug 2015

Reminder of the importance of really listening to what the other person is saying when we communicate. A great technique suggested of asking the person, "is this what you meant"?