Have you ever noticed how the strongest communicators are also the best listeners? To effectively communicate with somebody, you must be able to hear them out and meet them where they’re at. If you aren’t actively listening, you could be missing a big part of that person’s experience. The tips below offer a few strategies for active listening that will level up your communication in any situation. Try them out next time you find yourself in a serious conversation with a friend or colleague, and check out how it shifts the dynamic.
Below are the latest Real Estate market statistics for Portland and the Surrounding Areas for the full month of July 2021. Click on the image below to see the full seven page detailed report.
*Home inventory refers to the length of time that it would take to run out of houses to sell if we continue selling at the current rate without listing any additional homes.
Communication is a work of art. When you figure out the way someone communicates and the way they receive the communication, this can lead to even better conversations and help avoid misunderstandings.
Although not everyone communicates the same, there are two main communication styles that people tend to adopt, Aesthetic or Pragmatic. This month, you’ll learn about those styles and how to effectively talk to each. However, communication isn’t the only space where people differ — we're also sharing details on the two major work styles, and how you can make the most of your own for the best results.
Identifying how you and those around you work and communicate will be a game changer. Conversations and projects in your personal and professional life will feel easier when you have this knowledge in your back pocket. And after a while, you’ll start to notice these traits in people wherever you go!
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