“You will be told your whole life that you need to learn to listen. I would say you need to learn to be the last to speak.”
We usually can’t wait to share our thoughts. But, if you can fight that temptation, you may unlock some incredible opportunities.
In this one-minute video Simon Sinek explains why you should always try to be the last to speak.
He suggests doing so accomplishes two powerful things — it allows everybody else to feel they’ve been heard and gives you the benefit of having heard what everybody else thinks before rendering your opinion.