From Comic Con to NASA.
Hence, how do you handle these inquiries?
Feeding them? Or Starving them?
Let’s assume you also think that!
Although if the same feeding is asked for Preschooler and Gradeschooler, there can be a gradual death of the patience of a parent. Such a Jeopardy…
“Curiosity can drive mom and dad bananas”- is the right adage for that situation. Coming back to the importance of asking questions- that is not only intrinsic but also taught to us, all through education and is the trending pedagogy. (with limitations certainly. You shouldn’t drive teachers bananas now)
Breaking this shell, I learnt the importance of asking. Not just that, asking a silly question will only lead to a silly answer was the barometer answer!
Sure! Asking questions is a way to know, to greet, to interact, to develop compassion, to guide, to invent and etcetera etcetera but not running around the bush is catechism here?
Bring in the cellular phones!
Such examples hold no bound! If you may ask, asking questions don’t just help to be the big-guy who invented and revolutionized life in some way or another. They might help you day in -day out. Especially in places where people aren’t able to express their feelings or wasting your time running/beating their horses around the bush.
Let me show you how I practice the art! (Metaphorically- For the Over-Intelligent)
Okay okay, go through the social protocol first. Just don’t forget to ask them about the recent movie or vacation they took.
The time they left the workplace or the speed of their car while they drove home can become a crippled point.
Another 15 minutes of chunter which helped her vent, she was back to her normal angel self.
Time Ferris’s words- Ask people to email. It gets them concrete and precise with the work.
4- With Children– One delicate territory to unmask. “What do you think” or “What should be done” over “This is this, that is that” gets them intuitive and the best part, your patience are tested less.
While you are at it, let me mention the safe protocol.
FYI– I took the wrong judgement and faced wrath!
5- Silence is golden- Asked the question? Take the path to silence until, “what you were saying?” is needed again.
Sixty Four Dollar Question here is, What are you asking??