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People Skills

Subject : soft-skills
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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1. Being on time

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

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

4. What % of communication is nonverbal?

5. Putting up an emotional guard against negative opinion

6. Which 2 guidelines for listening would you choose to incorporate more into your listening?

7. Aggressive

8. Following a strict code of conduct or standard of values

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

10. Inspiring and influencing others - setting your actions as example - knowing where to go...

11. Be brief and to the point

12. What is the healthy listening habit?

13. Say something behind back

14. What is the nature of conflict?

15. Introducing a new person to a group

16. Steps to good professional communication

17. A group of people who work together to set goaks - make decisions - solve problems - and put ideas into action

18. How is our self concept developed?

19. Showing people they are important to you

20. Communicating without the use of words

21. Hallway

22. A struggle between 2 or more people

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

24. 3 approaches of tone

25. Factors that shape our frame of reference

26. Factors that shape EQ

27. What are the unhealthy listening patterns and habits?

28. What are the different styles for handling conflict?

29. What % of communication is language?

30. What are the different kinds of intimacy?

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

32. Effective communication basics

33. The relatively stable perceptions you hold of yourself (who you think you are - e.g. smart)

34. Stress key words - not confusing or complicated

35. Receiving criticism

36. Associated meaning

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

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

39. Willingness to take credit and blame for actions

40. Not constructive or helpful

41. Conversation killers

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

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

44. Hunger

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

46. Nonassertive

47. To act as an intermediary; to work with opposing sides in order to resolve a conflict.

48. 1 of 2 people who simultaneously send and receive messages (verbal or nonverbal)

49. Having good manners in your dealing with people.

50. What are the 3 parts to the 'I Statement?'