Listening is most rightly considered a forgotten art. With the advent of technology and learning advancements, we have set ourselves away from this required skill. There are occasions that make us realise that we have been mistaken in ignoring Listening as a part of our Communication.
Communication is about the sharing of information. We term this information as emotions, facts or ideas. There are times when we communicate only to PERSUADE. However, we also have more to do with our primary human competence to speak and write. Let's understand this power.
It is the divine decision that nature has made to give the faculty of speaking to us. What we speak and what we intend is altogether our prerogative.
The age of growth has never been a result of huge financial investments. This is true that the dividends depend on the amount of capital, any kind, which you have put on the task or the mission. However, there are other agents that drive investment in a meaningful addition.
Letter Writing is one of the simplest things to learn! But most of us forget that this is not about writing a single letter only. This Simple-Special Art of Communicating the 'Persuasive' content demands precision, accuracy and care. Here is the format Podcast and Image for you to refer.
Communication aims at forming relationships. These are earned both at the social level and at the workplace as well. However, we tend to celebrate the social
A Salute-Tribute-Thanks to Sam Berns 'The Communicator' who said: “No matter what I choose to become, I believe that I can change the world.” Happy Life is an easy thing to accomplish. We seldom give it a try and forget that it has been available around, but we ignored it.
Phonetics is not a thing that sounds alien now. From the foundation classes at the school levels, we have Pronunciation exercises in the syllabus. There has been a lot of debate over Accent and Spellings in English. We have not been able to defend British English, which has been the Received Pronunciation (RP) for us.
"You never get a second chance to make your first impression." Of course we do not get another chance 'unless the recipient of our communication allows' us to do so.
A Presentation is known as an oral activity but without the support of a multi-media presentation, one can not bring a good understanding of the concept. PowerPoint presentations are widely used by educators and students now. Let's learn how to make a Good PowerPoint Presentation.
Every day is the right day to start working on your Resume. You can update it every hour-every moment. Being a student who aspires to get placed in a good job profile, one has to look for the appropriateness in RESUME.
A joke’s a very serious thing. Charles Churchill (British Poet; 1731-1764) The Intellect maybe, or the speaking skills or you want to stand up for writing skills or you might be eager to claim it is the capacity of listening. I acknowledge all these as significant and integral to communicative intentions but I do not take them as the indispensable features of modern communication.
EduSoMedia (Education through Social Media) started in 2010-2011 with the assignment of Making a Blog for the Submission of Class Assignments. This simple exercise turned out to be a window to immense possibilities. We moved ahead to Class Blogs. Then came the Digital Presentations Communication Skills
When you get a call on your telephone/mobile phone, it means that someone has done the effort to reach you. Now what remains is the courtesy and empathy on
Writing information in your own words is a highly acceptable way to include the ideas of other people in your writing. There are two ways you can do this: paraphrasing and summarising. It is very important, however, to paraphrase and summarise correctly because there is a fine balance between acceptable and unacceptable paraphrasing and summarising (plagiarism).
Official Communication is done through Inter and Intra-Office Communication Tools. Notice, Circular and Memo are the Intra-Office (Within the organisation) tools. Letters come in the Inter-Office Communication category. Block Format of Letter Writing is used these days for Official Communication.
You need to make your Communication with your career a good one. It is not just a linear sending off your resume. It is not just going for an interview and facing the questions. It is a big thing in this age of ultra-advanced preparation by all candidates coming for the job. Your RESUME is your first warrior.
Communication Skills are made of Four Skills: Listening-Speaking-Reading-Writing. These four are divided into two: Receptive (Listening and Reading) and Expressive (Speaking and Writing). It is said that the one who is skilled in all these skills is the learner who has a good 'VOCABULARY'.
"A Report is a formal communication, written for a specific purpose; it includes a description of procedures followed for collection and analysis of data, their significance, the conclusions drawn from them, and recommendations if required." Students and working professionals need to understand the nuances of Formal Report Writing in a subtle manner to make their reports impressive.
An interview is not a torture chamber where you have to encounter what you are afraid of. It is rather a stage where you perform with the best of your 'skills and expertise'.