interpersonal skills

Keep Talking, You’re Just My Type

Keep Talking, You’re Just My Type

Sorry, everyone. This is not relationship advice on how to flirt with that one guy you always see at the coffee shop before you leave. Well, maybe it could be. It depends on how you use the information I’m about to tell you. Six billion people have access to phones, and phones help us communicate.(…)

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Effective Listening

Effective Listening

Effective listening is one of the most important interpersonal skills. People who know how to listen are better able to communicate with others, avoid misunderstandings, and resolve conflicts. Here are a few techniques used by effective listeners: Show interest – Face the person who is speaking, make eye contact, nod your head, etc. Try not(…)

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Conflict — How Do You Manage It?

Conflict — How Do You Manage It?

Conflict is a part of life. The ability to resolve a conflict is an essential interpersonal skill. There are different approaches to conflict resolution. Many believe that there are five options: avoidance, accommodation, competition, compromise, and collaboration. There is no approach that’s best. It really depends on the type of conflict that you’re experiencing. Different(…)

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