Have you heard the adage, "Do not listen with the intent to reply, but with the intent to understand"? It's Communication 101. It's simple, yet incredibly challenging. It's easy to listen when all is going well, but when emotions run high and failure appears to be the next way stop on the horizon, listening to understand becomes a monumental task.
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