How to understand people better – 7 useful psychology tips

3. Be A Good Listener

After knowing how to ask right questions and how to read non-verbal behavior, you should learn how to be a better listener. To put in simple words, you should be a careful listener. Most individuals do not listen to other’s voice with the first intention of understanding; in fact, they listen with the intention of replying. This is precisely what most individuals do. Listening skills are important if you really want to understand other people. Just be an active listener. And, even if you just express “Uh..hmm”, then the other person will recognize that you are really listening to them. Also, rephrasing and eye contact can help you maintain the conversation. [Read: how to take a compliment]

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