#adulting: 3 Pillars of Good Communication Skills
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“We have been gifted with 2 ears and 1 mouth – that surely shows us the ratio of talking and listening we have to do!” This has been a common refrain for those complaining about the ‘lost’ art of communication. Good communication skills is important when it comes to adulting.
Particularly in this century where we feel hard-pressed for time and ever so tempted to ask people to get to the point, it’s no wonder listening becomes harder and communication breakdowns more frequent. Despite the world being more connected, increasingly people feel more isolated and alone. We speak, but are not heard; and we listen but do not understand. Poor communication will often result in misunderstanding, frustration, anxiety or even broken relationships.
As adults, it’s crucial that we become effective at communicating , both outgoing and incoming. In this week’s infographic, I have included 3 points for the 3 pillars of communication. For more details, check out this article that I thought is really comprehensive!
Enjoyed learning how to be effective at communicating? Check out our article on how to create networks with your new communication skills!