Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you identify listening barriers you have experienced, explain their effects, and determine appropriate listening strategies and responses during verbal communication.
Include the following:
- Describe a situation from your life when you had trouble listening.
- Identify two or more barriers that were present.
- Explain how each barrier contributed to your inability to listen effectively.
- Determine which two strategies would allow you to cope with these barriers.
- Explain how each strategy might work to eliminate a particular barrier.