In The Six Essentials of Effective Listening, Ed Brodow will discuss and give examples for each of the six rules to help you become a better listener. Regardless of your occupation, listening is one of the key skills you need to be successful. The six essentials for effective listening are:
1. Develop the desire to listen
2. Let the other person do most of the talking
3. Ask lots of open-ended questions
4. Be objective
5. Listen actively
6. Listen to body language
After explaining these six essentials, Ed Brodow will then answer some commonly asked questions about listening effectively.