A common criticism from women is that men don’t just listen. If you are familiar with Dr. John Grey’s work, Men are from Mars. Women are from Venus., he identified that when Martians share a problem, they are asking for help fixing it. But when Venusians share a problem, they want to feel heard and let out their feelings about a relationship.
Here’s a 2 minute video that visually shares what it can feel like for men and women when we talk. A lot of women friends and colleagues have shared this with their girlfriends and had a great laugh about being human.