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People Skills

Subject : soft-skills
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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1. The ability to say and do things in a way that will not offend another person

2. Associated meaning

3. Being on time

4. Factors that shape our frame of reference

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

6. Your conscious read of others thoughts and feelings

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

8. Hunger

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

10. We compare our weaknesses with others strengths (causes inferiority)

11. Introducing a new person to a group

12. Showing people they are important to you

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

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

15. Be brief and to the point

16. Steps to good professional communication

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

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

19. What % of communication is paralanguage?

20. What is the nature of conflict?

21. Communicating with words

22. Give whole story - don't leave out info

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

24. Factors that shape EQ

25. 4 types of love in the greek language

26. Communicating without the use of words

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

28. Hallway

29. Considerate

30. ABCs for giving directions

31. Not constructive or helpful

32. Putting up an emotional guard against negative opinion

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

34. Harmonious and assertive tone

35. Your ability to understand and manage your own emotions and be sensitive to others emotions

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

37. Handling problems and criticism gracefully and maturely

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

39. Willingness to take credit and blame for actions

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

41. 1 of 2 people who simultaneously send and receive messages (verbal or nonverbal)

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

43. Conversation killers

44. An oversimplified and distorted belief about a person or group

45. What are the guidelines for listening?

46. 3 approaches of tone

47. Proper handshake

48. Having good manners in your dealing with people.

49. What % of communication is language?

50. Skills that promote relationships with other people.