In any environment you don’t just want to be heard, you want to be listened to.
Listening and active listening is an extremely important process to learn. Listening is extremely key to any type of effective communication and is relevant to all aspects of life. If you are unable to listen effectively, communication and confidence levels can breakdown.
Karate can help improve you or your child’s listening skills due to the high level of respect that is ingrained in this type of martial art. When participating in karate you need to listen to your instructor, your peers and your opponents to succeed.