Listening with a closed mind, by Lorie Sheffer, Guest blogger

Photo: Lorie Sheffer

There have been several prominent, controversial news stories this year. It is also an election year. Once again, I have found this to be true:

How we interpret what someone is saying highly depends upon how we felt about that person before they uttered one single word.

By jeff noel

Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites.