Leadership Tip of the Day – Reflective Listening

Introducing our Leadership Tip of the Day


Improve your listening and understanding skills with today’s leadership development tip!

Use reflective listening to improve your listening skills and demonstrate understanding. Restate, in your own words, the other person’s opinion or idea. This helps to ensure that you have received and interpreted the message correctly. It also promotes sender trust and the feeling that his/her ideas have an impact.

For an entertaining look at reflective listening in practice, checkout the following video clip from Modern Family.

Remember, “one of the most sincere forms of respect is actually listening to what another has to say” – Bryant H. McGill

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