How to Listen

In this episode of the Soft Skills For Leaders podcast, I chat with Oscar Trimboli.

Communication isn’t just about what we say, it is 50% speaking and 50% listening. 

Oscar is a speaker, podcaster, mentor, coach and researcher who is determined to develop leaders into master listeners.

We need to get better at listening

Why listen to the podcast?

In this conversation, Oscar Trimboli shares his insights about how to listen. 

  • How Oscar realised he had a flair for holding a listening space
  • The cost to individuals and organisations of not listening
  • The Five Levels of Listening
  • The three must-ask questions
  • Creating an effective listening space
  • How we welcome others into the space
  • Background noise or silence?
  • How to shorten the length of meetings
  • Take the 7-minute Listening Quiz to uncover your barriers to listening


    Other Related Podcasts: 

    Deep Listening Podcast with Oscar Trimboli 

    The Third Space with Dr Adam Fraser 

    Non verbal negotiation with Gary Edwards


    Connect with Oscar Trimboli

    Website: https://www.oscartrimboli.com

    Take the Listening Quiz: https://www.oscartrimboli.com/listeningquiz/

    LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/in/oscartrimboli/


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    Lisa Evans is one of Australia’s leading Executive Public Speaking Coaches and Corporate Storytelling Trainers. If you would like help training your team in soft skills, public speaking and business storytelling, get in touch with Lisa. Lisa offers a complimentary 30-minute strategy session to find out if you are a good fit to work together.

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    Lisa Evans helps professionals to craft compelling business stories and become exceptional speakers. Lisa is a certified speaker coach, TEDx speaker coach, four times author, NLP practitioner, graphic recorder and visual storyteller, improvisational actor, and host of the Soft Skills for Leaders podcast

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