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It's not just what you say, it's how you say it

It's not just what you say, it's how you say it

Communication involves three elements: words, tone of voice, and body language. Words only account for 7% of the message. The tone of your voice accounts for 38%, and body language accounts for 55%. Therefore, it's essential to pay attention to your tone of voice and body language to ensure that your message is synchronized.

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Active Listening

Active Listening

Active listening is crucial in effective communication. When someone talks to you, it's important to turn towards them, face them directly, listen closely to what they say, nod and pay attention. By actively listening, you're showing the other person that you value their thoughts and opinions.

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Speak Clearly and Slowly

Speak Clearly and Slowly

When speaking, it's crucial to slow down and speak clearly. By speaking slowly, your voice tones drop, and you come across as more gentle and thoughtful. Powerful people deliberately speak more slowly and with lower tones, which gives their words power, and people pay more attention to them.

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Give and Receive Feedback

Give and Receive Feedback

Feedback is an essential part of communication. It's essential to provide constructive feedback, but it's equally important to be receptive to feedback from others. By accepting feedback, you can learn from your mistakes and improve your communication skills.

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Be Clear and Concise

Be Clear and Concise

It's important to be clear and concise when communicating with others. Avoid using jargon or complicated language that may confuse the other person. Instead, use simple language and be direct with your message.

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Pay Attention to Non-Verbal Cues

Pay Attention to Non-Verbal Cues

Non-verbal cues such as facial expressions, hand gestures, and posture can communicate more than words. Therefore, it's essential to pay attention to non-verbal cues to understand the other person's feelings or thoughts accurately.

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Be Empathetic

Be Empathetic

Empathy is the ability to understand and share the feelings of others. By being empathetic, you can connect with others on a deeper level and understand their perspective. This skill is crucial in personal and professional relationships.

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Practice, Practice, Practice

Practice, Practice, Practice

Effective communication is a skill that can be learned and improved with practice. Practice communicating with different people in various situations to develop your skills. You can also seek feedback from others to identify areas for improvement.

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CURATOR'S NOTE

Mastering effective communication skills is essential for personal and professional success. By following the ideas shared in this article, you can develop your communication skills and connect with others on a deeper level. Remember, effective communication involves more than just the words you say; it's how you say it that truly matters.

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