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Why is listening an important communication skill?

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Dana Keller on December 30, 2018

As a public speaker, one of the things that I really deliberatelydo is to listen more. Before a speech begins, I arrive early and tryto talk with members of the audience. I listen to the signals of thatthey can send it to me. Listening is very important because it opens doors for moreopportunities to serve the needs of your audience. That is what communication is all about: serving other personas'sneeds. That is what public speaking is: of the needs of the public comefirst. So even if you have prepared something for the public, listeningmore to your audience's needs will improve your speech. Listenmore. For more details on listening skills for public speakers, check outmy article in URL found in related links.

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