From A Weak to Confident Communicator - 30 Day Challenge
The world has glorified the practice of talking. You hear people saying, "he speaks so well." How often do people say, "he is a great listener"? Not too many times.
People equate talking as a major part of good communication. But listening plays an important role too. When you listen to the other person, you understand his thoughts better and reply more effectively.
Today, you must try to pay a close ear to the words of the other person without being in a hurry to talk.