January 30, 2019 – BDN Blogs –
Earlier this year, I spoke with Jacob Coldwell, the founder of Mountain Pass Life Coaching about new year’s resolutions. We got to talking about “stuckness,” and our conversation turned to how hard it is to watch a loved one feel stuck in their lives.
When I asked Jacob if he had any advice for people with friends or family members who are having trouble getting unstuck, his answer really surprised me. He said the number one thing you can do to help a loved one move forward is to learn how to listen.
Sounds simple right? It may be, but it’s not easy. Here’s an excerpt from our conversation:
Why does anyone need to learn how to listen? Don’t we all know how to do that already?
Listening Seekers, what are your thoughts?