Would you have ever thought that your non-verbal communication skillscould be potentially hurting your overall effectiveness to communicate with others?
Psychologists around the globe have proven that non-verbal communication skills make up a huge portion of your overall communication abilities, including both written and verbal. This is why for both our personal and professional life; we must take notice to the non-verbal communication happening in our world.
Non-verbal skills can include a variety of physical gestures including posture, eye contact, body movement, and tone of voice. One major non-verbal communication that is often missed by people, is word matching. It is most important to pay attention to both people’s words and their physical characteristics when they are communicating.
The idea is to see if the words match the body language. A simple case being someone telling you they are feeling happy while looking at the ground or using a specified tone not matching that of a happy person.
Secondly, pay great attention to the tone that you convey when vocalizing a message to the party you are communicating to. Look at the differencing in responses that you get when you use enthusiasm, happiness, or the overall volume of your voice.
Mastering the art of non-verbal communication is another step in the right direction to mastering your overall communication skills and building a pathway to success.
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