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People Skills

Subject : soft-skills
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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1. Communicating without the use of words

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

3. Skills that promote relationships with other people.

4. Be brief and to the point

5. What % of communication is language?

6. Having good manners in your dealing with people.

7. What nonverbal symbols are best at communicating?

8. Stress key words - not confusing or complicated

9. Effective communication basics

10. Proper handshake

11. Say something behind back

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

13. Willingness to take credit and blame for actions

14. Awareness of others perceptions of yourself

15. 1 of 2 people who simultaneously send and receive messages (verbal or nonverbal)

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

17. Same words may be interpreted differently than you meant

18. Factors that shape EQ

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

20. Speak to issue w/o raising hostility (you help someone come to a conclusion)

21. Putting message in sending form

22. Giving criticism

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

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

25. Hunger

26. Factors that shape our frame of reference

27. Communicating with words

28. What is the healthy listening habit?

29. What are the different styles for handling conflict?

30. Receiving criticism

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

32. Associated meaning

33. Steps to good professional communication

34. 4 types of love in the greek language

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

36. How is our self concept developed?

37. Putting up an emotional guard against negative opinion

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

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

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

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

42. Anything that distracts

43. What % of communication is nonverbal?

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

45. Handling problems and criticism gracefully and maturely

46. Being on time

47. Not constructive or helpful

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

49. Interrupting others

50. Hallway