October 2009

 

17 TIPS FOR ASKING QUESTIONS

 


1. Tell me more…?

2. Can you give me an example…?

3. Can you describe a situation where…?

4. What’s been your experience with….?

5. What’s your opinion on…?

6. What does that “look like”?

7. What do you think the consequences might be?

8. Has anyone else had a similar experience?

9. Who would agree with that idea?

10. What would be another possibility?

11. What would happen if…?

12. What are you trying to accomplish?

13. What do you see as an obstacle?

14. What’s your hypothesis?

15. What did you try?

16. What else did you try?

17. What would you like to see happen?

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