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.