Habit #5 Seek First to Understand

Habit #5 Seek First to Understand, Then to be Understood
Habit #5Seek First to Understand means to listen to how other people feel before sharing your thoughts.  This is one of the hardest habits to master, but it's also one of the most important.  We try to see things from their viewpoints.  We listen to others without interrupting.  We are confident in voicing our ideas.  We look people in the eyes when talking.