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The ability to focus on details regarding the subject of communication helps me avoid mistakes resulting from the inability to listen well. A third forte is that am able to adopt the use of gestures and tonal variations to place emphasis on issues that I deem more important than others have. Similarly, the use of facial expression by parties to a conversation has been instrumental in determining the point to stop a conversation due to boredom of the listeners. A bored and tired audience will never express shock on his/her face as expected if boredom has set in. At such a point, it would be advisable to stop and give a break if the conversation is aimed at offering any meaning to the listeners.On the other hand, my participation in the form of questions and add-ups has been interpreted by some quarters as a weakness. In every communication session, I tend to ask many questions, often to the disgust of the other parties to the conversation. It is through the questions that I am able to correctly understand the message being put across. I do not also shy away from contributing to whatever topic of discussion since it is a way of perfecting my interpersonal skills and also, I find great satisfaction in sharing any little knowledge I got. My honest nature does not seem to augur well with most of my colleagues hence it is often treated as a weakness. However, I have been able to save time that I would otherwise waste on useless conversations because before I engage in any interaction, I insist on knowing the objectives of the same. If they are not good enough or just unattainable, I would rather not take part in the conversation, however interesting the topic may seem. In general, I do not think people agree with me about my perception of my skills because virtually everyone appreciates mere talk and not focused as I am.By the time the semester will be ending, I hope to have achieved three goals among them; implement a self-evaluation tool concerning interpersonal communication, improved interpersonal communication though the use of non-verbal communication, and learn to appreciate multicultural differences concerning intercultural communication. There are some views such as interaction when in the best mood and objectively only, that I hold onto, despite numerous attempts by my friends to persuade me to change. I have a strong feeling

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  • Pages: 3 (750 words)
  • Document Type: Essay
  • Subject: Journalism & Communication
  • Level: Ph.D.
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