observation 3 - Garrett Johnson March 31, 2009 Listening...

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Garrett Johnson March 31, 2009 Listening behaviors Resist giving advice The observation that I used was the “resist giving advice” observation. I picked this one because some people want to be heard. I know certain friends of mine that I have don’t want advice when they speak about their problems. I have a friend that I know that’s like that and his name is Nat. I found this out one night when I really didn’t feel like talking. He goes on about the times he had at Cedar point because he worked their last summer. So, when I don’t feel like talking I give full attention to the speaker and just listen to what he/she has to say. I did this to Nat and he ended up talking for fifth teen minutes about what was going on at cedar point. I almost feel asleep but I got through it. I decided to do an observation on him because I actually like listening to his stories because their interesting. His stories are very long because I ask him about everything. So, one night I asked him about this girl he was trying to talk too. I had to think about a question that
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