Opening the Door to …. COLLABORATIONKey #2: Listen as an Ally
CORE BEHAVIORS TO COLLABORATION
Listen as an Ally
LISTEN AS A PARTNER:be ready to join the other person—and give the person the benefit of the doubt.
LISTEN FULLY:respond with nonverbal communication as well as words, and check in with the speaker to confirm you understand what is being said.
GIVE ENERGY BACK:engage in a spirit of building on what was said.
Allies are willing to work ...