November 18, 2021

7 Essential Elements of Responsive Listening When Mentoring ~ Mentoring Lounge

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Mentoring Lounge 
November 17, 2021 

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7 Essential Elements of Responsive Listening When Mentoring 
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What are the 7 Essential Elements of Responsive Mentoring When Mentoring?

Content Time Stamp

00:03 Introduction to the Video - Responsive Listening when Mentoring
00:48 Introduction to Dr. Stephen Hobbs and Doug Lawrence
01:14 Review communication
(a) the message;
(b) the process of sending and receiving; and
(c) the coordination of the behavior of another/others
04:10 Importance of Listening
05:00 Introduction to Responsive Listening
06:20 Hearing --- Attending
08:25 Meaning - Understanding
09:32 Your Meaning --- Comprehending
11:36 Agreement --- Reflecting in//on
13:59 Storage --- Remembering
18:25 Action --- Responding
21:55 Visual metaphor of the number "7"
22:08 Observing --- Reflecting on//in
25:36 Closing --- Listen again to the insights shared in the video

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Have the International Coaching Federation (and many more) offering coaching certifications... ICF uses recorded experience and a written test of knowledge to award the certificate
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About verification of knowledge concepts, skill practices, and the attitudinal values IMC recognizes you have lived experience --- and, others want to tap into your lived experience - therefore, when you answer the questions of the person before you with the intention of the evolvement of that person based on ethical values and ecological literacy - then you can begin to appreciate and celebrate what it means to mentor and thereafter be called a mentor... and if a certificate of competence mentor is what you want, it's what we can offer! 


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