This might be the easiest tip that we could give in this blog, Listening is essential in communicating effectively and understanding the message being shared. People appreciate knowing that they are being heard, take time to listen to others instead of always just saying things on your end. Pay attention to what the other person is saying, encourage them to share their thoughts and suggestions and always ask them for clarification to ensure they understood your message.
4. Use the right method of communication for the right audience
Picking the right form of communication is essential, discern the difference between using emails, formal memos or instant messaging. Not using the right medium can alter the meaning of the message, serious topics like layoffs or changes in salary should be done in person. Reminders, alerts and short messages should be sent through memos or through instant messaging.
Having a tool like sendQuick helps in delivering alerts and messages to a large amount of people at the same time. This hassle-free convenience provided by sendQuick also allows you to monitor who has received these messages, allowing you to follow-up more accurately when needed.
5. Respect others
Showing respect to what others say by listening to their thoughts and ideas will make people more open to communicating with you. Refrain from multi-tasking while communicating with someone, focus on the conversation at hand. Don’t talk down to anyone, regardless if they’re your inferiors. Always treat others as an equal.
Having good communication skills is one of the most effective asset that you can have, not only as an employee but as a person in general. One should learn how to pick up social cues and know which kind of communication is needed to have the best response. sendQuick is a great medium should you need to reach out to a wide audience, as it not only can send multiple messages at once, but also, can be timed if needed as to make sure your message gets noticed at the right time. Lastly, always listen and encourage people to actively engage in conversations, as well as remembering to focus on conveying your message clearly by asking questions if needed.
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