What is Communication?
Mutual interaction among two or more individuals is termed as ‘Communication’.
Existence of life becomes impossible without Communication & mutual understanding.
When it comes to making sure that things are getting in the right way & are successively moving forward, good communication skills are a building block.
So, it is really necessary to improve our communication skills, whether verbal or written.
Here are some points that show the importance of Communication Skill for Students
1. Correct body language
It becomes essential to practice good body language like eye-to-eye contact, match the tone while communicating others, proper hand gestures.
2. Using Correct Medium
Make sure to ensure the right medium of conversation. It is important to pick the right one. For instance, talking over mobile (verbal Communication) about serious or personal matters can work better than just sending texts, emails, or messages.
3. Be Confident
Never become angry, aggressive even in worst situations. Being confident doesn’t mean, not to listen to others or to cut their views. It can be termed as maintaining good eye contact & a better body posture while speaking with confidence.
Try not to make statements that may sound like demeaning others or questioning their point of view. Always talk with self-confidence in what you’re saying or going to say as this improves your communication interactions with other individuals.
4. Respect Opinions of Other
It is rightly said, Give Respect & Take Respect.
Always respect others & give regards to what they’re saying or what they have to say. Respecting others while acknowledging them, is an important aspect of Communication. Being respectful is just like paying attention to what other is saying, by this, the other one feels greatly appreciated, which leads to a better, honest as well as effective communication.
5. Listen with Attention
It is well said that ‘to be a good communicator, it’s essential to be a good listener first’.
It’s good to listen with whole heart & Communication. Practice active listening skills & pay close attention to what other people have to say. Also, you can clear obscurities by re-framing their questions for better understanding.
When you disagree with someone else point of view, it is necessary to sympathize with their point of view instead of simply getting your message across them in some conditions.
6. Speak Less & Effective
Try to convey your message in a few words as possible. Get straightaway to the point without speaking excessively. This may confuse the listener. Avoid using filler words while getting straight to the main point as expressing your views, more excessively will create confusion to the audience.
7. Quality of Being Friendly to Others
Good communication skills build strong friendships. It also helps in making us confident enough. Thus students get interested in going to school every day.
It’s really important to remain friendly with others in this competitive world. Better verbal Communication and physical expressions help them to make new friends. Studying with good friends in school reduces stress & enables you to learn much better.
8. Improvement in The Presence of Mind & Memory Enhancement
It improves our presence of mind whenever we express our views, listens to what others are talking about, understands their point of views & also while communicating what we are talking about.
To achieve their dreams in anything they want to do, students need brain power with a sharp memory to become successful in life.
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