Don’t just hear. Listen attentively by engaging in the conversation.
All too often, you or a teammate tend to hear a message, but fail to listen to its meaning. Understanding the difference between listening and hearing is key to your career development, says project management professional and consultant Alfonso Bucero, author of Project Management–A New Vision.
When you hear a message, you receive it passively, but you listen when you actively engage with the speaker, Bucero maintains in a PM Network report.
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