How to Listen to Accumulate Knowledge
All successful strategies are based on knowledge; all failures on ignorance.
"Knowledge is victory,
No knowledge is no victory."
Sun Tzu's The Art of War 1:1:36-37 [Chinese Revealed version]
Listening is like mining, searching for valuable material within a much larger mass of useless drek. Information is a resource, but not all information is valuable. What changes information into knowledge? Its relevance or utility to our curren…