The Online Personal Listening Profile is designed to help people understand their preferred listening styles, develop an appreciation for other styles, and adapt their behavior.
Organizations have always known that success depends on people. Behavioral research shows that people approach listening with different purposes and motivations. The Personal Listening Profile® helps people discover their most natural approach to listening and gain insight into the listening approaches of others. Participants will discover that their preferred listening approach may not be appropriate to every situation, and learn how to adopt another listening approach for more successful communication.
The Personal Listening Profile® identifies five listening approaches:
The Online Personal Listening Profile report is designed to help users avoid the frustration, resentment, and general misunderstanding that too frequently build when different listening styles clash. Further, it highlights strengths and growth areas for each communication style, and provides specific suggestions for communication skills improvement.