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People Skills

Subject : soft-skills
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1. What are the 3 parts to the 'I Statement?'

2. 3 approaches of tone

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

4. What nonverbal symbols are best at communicating?

5. Harmonious and assertive tone

6. The medium that carries the message

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

8. What are the unhealthy listening patterns and habits?

9. Nonassertive

10. Same words may be interpreted differently than you meant

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

12. Communicating with words

13. 4 types of love in the greek language

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

15. Basics of tact and courtesy

16. Giving criticism

17. What % of communication is language?

18. How is verbal communication both a bridge and a barrier?

19. Skills that promote relationships with other people.

20. What question helps you be more aware?

21. Factors that shape our frame of reference

22. What is the nature of conflict?

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

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

25. Proper handshake

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

27. Conversation killers

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

29. Steps to good professional communication

30. What is the healthy listening habit?

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

32. Being on time

33. Considerate

34. How conscious you are of your own motivations - thoughts - and feelings

35. Factors that shape EQ

36. Anything that distracts

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

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

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

40. Hunger

41. Putting up an emotional guard against negative opinion

42. A struggle between 2 or more people

43. 1 of 2 people who simultaneously send and receive messages (verbal or nonverbal)

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

45. How is our self concept developed?

46. Effective communication basics

47. Aggressive

48. What are the guidelines for listening?

49. Having good manners in your dealing with people.

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