Effective communication is the foundation for building lasting interpersonal relationships, also, it makes it easier to accomplish our goals.
Successful leaders know that effective communication is an essential tool for inspiring others and achieving great goals.
Iconic characters like Martin Luther King, Jr. and Winston Churchill were great communicators who, in their respective times, managed to effectively convey their ideas and lead great moments. Their attributes as communicators inspired trust and loyalty in thousands of people.
This is what every employer should aspire to, to obtain the trust and loyalty of his/her employees and his/her team. Before telling others about the company and its goals, it is advisable to master internal communication.
Here are some tips that can help you communicate in an effective way in any workplace:
- Communicate face-to-face whenever posible
- Provide clear information
- Combine verbal and nonverbal communication
- Don’t just hear – listen
- Ask questions
- Handle conflicts with diplomacy
- Refrain from gossip
- Avoid being personal with your co-workers
- Avoid discussing controversial topics
- Offer positive feedback
Searched By: Aurimar Barrientos – Commercial Assistant Manager