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People Skills

Subject : soft-skills
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1. Your conscious read of others thoughts and feelings

2. What are the different styles for handling conflict?

3. _______________ criticism is presented in a way that can help you learn and grow.

4. 1 of 2 people who simultaneously send and receive messages (verbal or nonverbal)

5. Training of oneself; correction or regulation of oneself for improvement

6. What are the guidelines for listening?

7. Associated meaning

8. Giving criticism

9. What are the different kinds of intimacy?

10. ABCs for giving directions

11. Doing what needs to be done and doing it withou tbeing told

12. What are the unhealthy listening patterns and habits?

13. Showing people they are important to you

14. Your message expresses thoughts and feelings clearly and directly w/o making judgements

15. Unequal treatment based on such factors as race - religion - nationality - gender - age - or physical appearnace.

16. What you're going through when you're trying to interpret

17. Effective communication basics

18. What are the 3 codes used to express thoughts and feelings?

19. Harmonious and assertive tone

20. Stress key words - not confusing or complicated

21. Making introductions

22. Conversation killers

23. What % of communication is language?

24. A listerner's response that tells a sender that the message is understood

25. Considerate

26. It takes a lot longer to _____ a relational mess then it does to prevent one

27. Self concept that reflects the way we believe others see us

28. Willingness to take credit and blame for actions

29. Communicating without the use of words

30. Hallway

31. The principles of conduct that govern a group or society

32. Evaluations of self worth (how you feel about these qualities)

33. Criticism expressed in a way that threatens the other person (retaliate)

34. Handling problems and criticism gracefully and maturely

35. A struggle between 2 or more people

36. Awareness of others perceptions of yourself

37. What % of communication is nonverbal?

38. A group of people from different departments or areas working together.

39. Proper handshake

40. 4 types of love in the greek language

41. What nonverbal symbols are best at communicating?

42. The symbol reflects our understanding (we see a chair we know its a chair)

43. Introducing a new person to a group

44. Background of communication that influences how people interpret the message

45. How is our self concept developed?

46. Communicating with words

47. Same words may be interpreted differently than you meant

48. The ability to say and do things in a way that will not offend another person

49. What is the healthy listening habit?

50. Factors that shape our frame of reference