Understanding And Perception: Habit 5: Seek First To Understand Then To Be Understood: Brian Schnabel’s Stephen Covey 7 Habits Of Highly Effective People Summary.

In order to seek true understanding of another individual; Stephen writes, under this heading, that we need to learn how to listen in such a way as to see things through the eyes of that individual. If we are willing to take the time to do this there will be way less confusion of what it is they are saying. He says in his book that this is because we will have a clearer understanding as to how they perceive things related to what they are talking to us about. If we make it our habit to seek understanding before giving one solitary thought to making ourselves understood; we are in an excellent position to fully enjoy all of the wondrous benefits of synergistic relationships!

Author: Brian Schnabel

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