“You have to be willing sometimes to listen to some remarkable bad opinions. Because if you say to someone, ‘that’s the silliest thing I’ve ever heard; get on out of here!’—then you’ll never get anything out of that person again, and you might as well have a puppet on a string or a robot.” – John Bryan.
This morning I asked my husband to drop off a parcel at my office, he said he was busy, it was only later on I realized that he heard that I needed to be dropped, if it was just the parcel he could do it on way back too!
This is just an instance, but we go through life without really listening. Or listening partially. Most leadership trainings talk only about talking, selling, making a speech/presentation but the strongest suit in leadership would be listening.
When I say listening…
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