There are 4 well known listening styles that people employ depending on the type of person that they are and what primarily motivates them.
We discuss these 4 main listening styles in the infographic below to help you work out what style you are most prone to – and give you an insight into other listening styles you might come across in the workplace when communicating with your employees.
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Mark Williams is a learning and development professional, using business psychology and multiple intelligences to create fascinating and quickly-identifiable learning initiatives in the real-world business setting. Mark’s role at MTD is to ensure that our training is leading edge, and works closely with our trainers to develop the best learning experiences for all people on learning programmes. Mark designs and delivers training programmes for businesses both small and large and strives to ensure that MTD’s clients are receiving the very best training, support and services that will really make a difference to their business.