Conscious Listening

Transform your confidence and communication by becoming somebody that people love speaking to.
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  • Lectures 14
  • Contents Video: 1.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 12/2013 English

Course Description

Listening is a crucial part of our ability to communicate and succeed. It affects how well we sell and persuade, build and maintain relationships, teach and manage, and appreciate and understand. Our business and personal lives are often determined by it.

However, listening is not a natural skill and unfortunately it is one that we are in danger of losing. The result of this is a restricted ability to communicate and engage.

I live to listen. As an international speaker and founder of The Sound Agency, I understand the impact of listening on communication, success and wellbeing. My TED talk on conscious listening is in the rare group that have achieved over 2.5 million views on TED's website alone.

So join me as I help you become a master of Conscious Listening and bring confidence and control to your communication.

What are the requirements?

  • Intermediate English

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Bring confidence and control to your communication
  • Become present and aware in social situations
  • Learn how your listening dictates your reality and how you can use listening to alter your experience of the world
  • Create stronger connections with other people and to the world around you
  • Improve your relationships
  • Understand the impact of sound and listening on your health and wellbeing
  • Master the three types of listening
  • Improve your understanding and appreciation
  • Learn how we are losing our listening, and how it can be restored
  • Learn how to listen with compassion

What is the target audience?

  • Educators
  • Parents
  • Sales people
  • Speakers and performers
  • Business people
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Marketers
  • Friends
  • Leaders
  • Managers
  • Spouses
  • Parents

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction & listening filters
08:51

Welcome to this course on Conscious Listening. Listening is an amazing skill, but it’s not a natural skill. This course aims to make you a master of Conscious Listening; to become somebody who people love talking to.

I've also provided you with an interactive workbook to aid your studies.

Section 2: Inner listening
Your inner voice
Preview
04:41
Section 3: Outer listening
How do we listen?
03:35
Making meaning from sound
05:08
We are losing our listening
12:41
Silence
04:47
The mixer
01:09
Savouring
01:31
Listening positions (i)
06:27
Listening positions (ii)
03:27
Rasa
03:53
Section 4: Created listening
Created listening
04:39
Section 5: Advanced listening
Advanced listening
11:07
Section 6: Summary
Summary
05:35

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Instructor Biography

Julian Treasure, Five-time TED speaker, author and sound expert

Julian Treasure is founder and chairman of The Sound Agency, a UK-based audio branding consultancy, and a sought-after and top-rated international speaker. Collectively his five TED talks on various aspects of sound and communication have been viewed an estimated 20 million times; his talk How to speak so that people want to listen is in the rare group that have achieved over 9 million views on TED's website alone, putting it in the top 25 TED talks of all time.

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