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What are some characteristics of active listening? Active listening refers to the process of listening and at the same time absorbing the information and the context in which the speaker is trying to explain or narrate his point of view. In case of active listening the listener not only hears to what the speaker is stating but also analyzes critically at the same time. It also includes empathizing with the speaker and forming opinions about the speaker. The characteristics of
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Unformatted text preview: active listening include listening with an objective of understanding and also form a practical aspect for the purpose of implementation of the concepts or ideas in the future. In case of active listening the person understands the feelings of the speaker as well and so is able to absorb the concise or overall matter and meaning of the talk....
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This note was uploaded on 01/06/2011 for the course BSHS 322 taught by Professor Ambermichelletemplain-kuehn during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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