The 7 Things Great Listeners Do Differently

Listening is a critical skill that research shows impacts up to 40 percent of your performance.

This Entrepreneur's Near-Death Experience Revealed Her True Purpose

The decision to live requires we next decide what to do with out lives.

5 Ways Listening Grows Your Business

The smartest people hear what others are saying and encourage them to speak what they are afraid to tell.
Communication Strategies

5 Ways to Instantly Connect With Anyone You Meet

Break bad communication habits and gain trust with these subtle techniques.

6 Ways to Show People You're Really Listening

There is no better conversational tactic than making the other person certain you are paying attention when they speak.

Listening Is an Art, and Mastering it Will Make You a Great Leader

A wise man once said, 'We have two ears and one mouth -- for a good reason.' It's more important to listen than it is to talk most of the time.
Young Entrepreneur

5 Lessons Young Entrepreneurs Mostly Learn the Hard Way

Listening to people who have already learned from mistakes is the smartest thing few people do.

3 Ways to Combat Stale Ideas

We all need to find ways to fight stale ideas and get back to the creative, disruptive and innovative thinking that fuels us.
Leadership Skills

5 Super Powers the Best Leaders Have That You Can Learn

Exceptional leaders only seem clairvoyant. You can master the skills that make them deeply insightful.

How Talking Less and Listening More Builds Your Business

Sincerely paying attention when others are speaking has a magical way of making you sound brilliant.

10 Ways Successful Entrepreneurs Stay Calm

There is an art to being cool-headed when situations become challenging, but like most things in life, that art is brought about by practice.

When Seeking Funding, Beware of 'Happy Ears'

Startup founders should be sure they're hearing what investors are actually saying.
Customer Feedback

The Tools and Strategies You Need to Track Every Important Social Conversation

In order for companies and brands to excel at responding to their audience in a genuine way, they must first excel at social listening.
Emotional Intelligence

9 Practices for Becoming a More Emotionally Intelligent Leader

We get little done by ourselves. Among the best investments a leader can make is the time and effort to listen and understand.