Active Listening

Cheryl Jacobs-Senior Vice President 508.279.0400 cheryl.jacobs@mcgpartners.netActive listening is a communication technique that requires the listener to feed back what they hear to the speaker, by way of restating or paraphrasing what they have heard in their own words – to confirm what they have heard and moreover, to confirm the understanding of both parties. This focus on “understanding” is at the core of active listening and what makes active listening a valuable technique to develop [...]

Active Listening2020-03-27T13:00:25-04:00

Compass for Change

Heather Kennedy-Vice President508.279.0400heather.kennedy@mcgpartners.netAutumn is a reflective time for me.  This time of year is a good time to think about change.  The leaves are changing. The air is changing. School is starting, which is always a change.  I like to take stock of what has happened over the past year and look ahead to the months and year to come.  As I thought about the passage of this year, my first with MCG Partners, I [...]

Compass for Change2018-05-16T20:10:49-04:00