Guys, Shut Up and Listen


Good communication is key to any relationship. If you’re talking with your girlfriend or husband or boss or friend or even a stranger on the street, you’ll never make much progress or maintain a healthy relationship if you can’t communicate effectively.

I have two degrees in communication, so let me impress you with my vast communication knowledge: The formula for communication has to include at least one person sending a message and at least one person receiving it.


That’s it.


That formula alone was worth thousands of dollars in higher education costs, right?

The problem, however, is that communication is never that simple. As George Bernard Shaw famously said, “The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place.”

Read the full post on Boundless here.

Published by mattehresman

Crafting and spreading messages that matter.

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