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People Skills

Subject : soft-skills
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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1. Communicating with words

2. What question helps you be more aware?

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

4. What is the healthy listening habit?

5. What are the different kinds of intimacy?

6. What are the unhealthy listening patterns and habits?

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

8. A struggle between 2 or more people

9. 4 types of love in the greek language

10. What nonverbal symbols are best at communicating?

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

12. Hunger

13. The medium that carries the message

14. The intended meaning of the communication sent

15. Proper handshake

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

17. Anything that distracts

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

19. Steps to good professional communication

20. A ________________ can be the difference between understanding and not

21. Communicating without the use of words

22. How is our self concept developed?

23. Interrupting others

24. Nonassertive

25. What % of communication is nonverbal?

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

27. Handling problems and criticism gracefully and maturely

28. Cardinal rule of conflict

29. What % of communication is language?

30. Conversation killers

31. Be brief and to the point

32. Receiving criticism

33. Associated meaning

34. Say something behind back

35. Introducing a new person to a group

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

37. Same words may be interpreted differently than you meant

38. Basics of tact and courtesy

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

40. Harmonious and assertive tone

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

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

43. 3 approaches of tone

44. Hallway

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

46. Considerate

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

48. Aggressive

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

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