By Jan Kuyper Erland
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This is reprinted with permission
American Society For Training and Development's
"Performance In Practice"
We may discover that we have difficulty keeping numbers straight in our minds while listening to instructions. Following is an actual story of how a failure to interpret verbal instructions with numerical figures can create havoc in the workplace:
A Simple Numerical Listening Exercise:
Using telephone credit cards could total up to thirty sequential numbers to remember!
Jan Kuyper Erland, M. S. Program Content Developer, Intervention Consultant
The Bridge To Achievement ®