… One more emphasis on the importance of listening in today’s turblent business world! I blogged in this site how executives ignored or failed to listen to risk managers to avoid the financial crisis. Absence or avoidance of active listening
[CCL] Surveys of executives from around the world show that relationship skills are in great demand, and so is the need to improve those skills and put them to use in a changing corporate culture. While they were once considered “soft” skills that some executives simply possessed naturally, relationship skills are something that can, indeed, be learned.