5 Listening Mistakes You Make Too

Guilty of all charges?

Ivona Hirschi
Management Matters
Published in
3 min readApr 18, 2024


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We are bad listeners.

Even if you try to focus, sooner or later, the voice in the back of your head starts talking. It could be pretty distracting.

Instead of writing a report, you’re thinking about your last evening. You’re sitting in the middle of a meeting, and the only thing you have on your mind is the messy hair…