How to Become a Better Listener

“One of the most subtle, but effective listening techniques is actually quite simple to learn: It’s the art of the paraphrase.”

It turns out one of the keys to becoming a better listener has as much to do with speaking as it does listening.

Psychology Today suggests the key to becoming a great listener is to learn how to paraphrase and offers three tips on how to get better at paraphrasing what people say to you.