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listening

 [lis´en-ing]
paying attention through hearing.
active listening in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as attending closely to and attaching significance to a patient's verbal and nonverbal messages.
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So many of the negative issues that arise within business, education and government stem from bad communications that starts with poor listening and results in a culture of distrust," said Marian Thier, founder and partner of Listening Impact.
The article will show that through the application of what general semanticists refer to as "extensional devices," listening can become a less abstract and more manageable skill set, which will allow us to perform better the basic operations that fall under the abstract heading of "listening.
At times, however, our listening is not keen enough or humble enough to effect the needed transformation.
In addition, listening hours via a digitally enabled receiver has broken through the 300 million mark for the first time to reach 304 million listening hours per week.
With corporate downsizing, improved listening habits are essential to improve collaboration and to maximize time and resources.
In the study the participants reported weekly average active listening to music of 4.
The Or Ha-Haim, perhaps, views listening as an active process.
Language practitioners are well aware that listening activity in English for Specific Purposes is an active and demanding process of selecting and interpreting information from auditory and visual clues.
Management consultant The Par Group values listening skills so highly that all of its coaching programs start with a foundation of listening skills, according to the company's online article, "The Secrets to Listening Well.
In such circumstances, their ability to comprehend spoken English may be limited (Kim, 2006; Huang, 2005), making high-stakes listening comprehension tests particularly stressful.
Smooth which has a 12 per cent reach into the area it covers had an average listening figure of 12.
Internet radio offers incomparable freedom of listening choice for free.