Tuning In: A Guide to Effective Listening

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In this insightful and thought-provoking book,
Robert Maidment, one of America's foremost communication specialists, teaches readers how to expand their listening skills.
Using 84 examples and a number of charts, the author combines lessons in listening and quotes and anecdotes from a wide range of sources. Work and leisure communications are analyzed. Relationships with ...
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Overview

In this insightful and thought-provoking book,
Robert Maidment, one of America's foremost communication specialists, teaches readers how to expand their listening skills.
Using 84 examples and a number of charts, the author combines lessons in listening and quotes and anecdotes from a wide range of sources. Work and leisure communications are analyzed. Relationships with spouse, friends,
children, bosses, and others are examined.
Special attention is paid to accents, speech patterns, environmental distractions, body language, and eye movement. Using insightful observations and proven techniques, Maidment teaches you not only how to listen but how to get others to listen to you.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780882894393
  • Publisher: Pelican Publishing Company, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 10/28/1984
  • Pages: 112
  • Product dimensions: 6.01 (w) x 9.02 (h) x 0.41 (d)

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Maidment has, with good reason, often been referred to as one of America's foremost communication specialists. Through insightful observations, proven techniques, and an ever-present wit, he teaches readers better communication and successful organization.
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