You might think you're a good listener, but how finely tuned are your skills really? Have you ever wondered if you're actually a good listener? It's time to find out! Take these 10 quiz questions and discover the truth. You might just learn something new!
Do you often feel uncomfortable with silence during conversations?
What's your worst conversational habit?
Trying to read the other person
How often are you doing other things while texting or talking on the phone?
What is something that draws you to people?
Sense of humor
Are you open to viewpoints other than your own?
It depends, only on certain topics.
Always, I'm very open minded.
Not really, I'm pretty firm in my beliefs.
When talking to someone, you always....
Make eye contact
Fidget or move around
Check my phone
Look at what's going on around me
If someone criticizes you, do you get defensive?
People are always asking you for advice on...
Be honest, do you often only hear what you want to hear?
Yeah, pretty much.
Sometimes, but not always.
Never, I listen intently.
Are you a lefty, righty, or ambidextrous?
Based on the results of this quiz, you’re most definitely a good listener! While some people simply half listen or only give others a bit of their attention, you’re an active listener who wants the people you’re talking with to feel heard and understood. You know how to provide feedback, empathy, and a true sense of perspective.
You're Definitely A Good Listener!
Based on the results of this quiz, you’re a very selective listener! Sometimes you’re a good listener who makes others feel heard and understood, other times, you’re simply hearing the things you want to hear. You can turn your listening skills off and on depending on how you’re feeling that day.
You're A Selective Listener!
Based on the results of this quiz, you’re a decent listener! When you care about the person speaking, you’re all ears. When you’re feeling a bit bored or restless, you just can’t help but let your mind drift to far away places. Though you always give sage advice, you could stand to be a more active listener when it comes to those you aren’t super close with!