Most of us know how to speak, but do most of us know how to express what we want to express? Along my journey I witnessed people talking for hours but saying almost nothing and it made me wonder what the whole purpose of that is and how it’s affecting our communication skills. Talking for … More Specific Communication: A Mandatory Skill?
This is such a deep topic and I’ve found some more interesting ideas about communication which I want to share with you. Besides those 4 steps that I mentioned here, Jacques Salome and Sylvie Galland talk about different levels on which we’re expressing ourselves and in their book If Only I’d Listen to Myself … More About Communication… Again – Reblog
This communication topic is something that starts to fascinate me. The more I learn about it, the more I realize I am a novice at this. I’ll be paraphrasing Terrell Owens who said that we usually are waiting for the other person to stop talking so we can start expressing ourselves. Oh, it would … More Listening to understand vs Listening to respond
Jacques Salome and Sylvie Galland wrote in their book If Only I’d Listen to Myself the following: “To express does not mean to communicate because it’s only one way ticket, while communication is a two-ways ticket.” They also identified four steps that complete a true communication process: Expressing yourself; Getting confirmation that … More About Communication