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    interpersonal Communication - Listening vs. Speaking rate

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    We can listen at a rate at least three times faster than the rate that we can speak. What impact does this have on communication?

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    If people do not practice active listening, they can lose the meaning of a discussion when others are speaking. Being able to understand the speaker and remain focused on the information is difficult if there is time for the mind to wander while others are speaking. This impacts what we ...

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    The expert examines interpersonal communication for listening versus speaking rates.