What is Following Instructions and Directions? Leann Schneider April 11, 2018 20:52 Follow Following Instructions and Directions is defined as: Reading, listening to, understanding, and following instructions and directives. It is one of the competencies in the talent Execution. Related articles What is Focusing on Output? What is Engaging in Dialogue? What is Execution? What is Decision Making? What is Conflict Resolution? Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.