Hallmarks of a Great Listener

Hallmarks of a Great Listener

Great listeners are like trampolines. You can bounce ideas off them. So say researchers Jack Zengler and Joseph Folkman in their study “What Great Listeners Actually Do.” Great listeners give us energy and support. We’ve all experienced not-so-great listeners —- those listeners who are looking for cracks in our argument so they can prove us […]

Warren Berger on Beautiful Questions

Warren Berger on Beautiful Questions

“Every good questioner should share his and her questions with others,” says Warren Berger, award-winning author of the book “A More Beautiful Question: The power of inquiry to spark creative ideas,” (2013). You never know what beautiful answers you’ll receive. I refer to his work in my blog as well as Amy Herman’s. Here you […]