During a discussion or a dialogue, what leaves more impact on you? Is it technical swag or interpersonal and interpersonal skills? Technicality sounds captivating, but connection based on same preferences, emotions and engaging communication wins the bet. Humans are not robots, but social animal.
Soft skill is the ability to hold and make the discussion engaging for long period to attain professional success. Soft skills include leadership, time management, customer service, sales, team handling, mentoring, etc.
The expertise required to develop soft skills is complete vice versa to developing hard skills. Soft skills exalt your personal and professional relationships, positive perception and robust character. Here are the ways to extract the hidden soft skills lying behind the debris of ego, lust and anger:-
Making an eye contact shows you is paying attention to the other person making your partner feel that you are enjoying the discussion. Focus your eyes around the face of the observer, possibly at the nose bridge or just above the eyes. It also reflects your confidence, trust and confidence by looking into other person eyes.
Communication is the building block of soft skills, whether as face to face, phone, chat, you need to be an engaging and influential communicator. Practice both formal and informal way of speaking in front of the mirror. Try different ways of writing to express same sentence in different ways before sending it to other person.
Bubble your creativity
Never put your creativity behind the bars, break the old patterns, read new content, play games or try your hand at recreational activities. It will open new dimensions of innovation and creativity decoding unlimited permutations and combinations. The more you put stress on brain, the more flexible it becomes sowing the seed of creativity. Rigid is stale, flexible is creativity.
Learn from criticism
Learn to challenge your limitations. Never shy away from criticism, take every feedback as positive event and learn from your mistakes. Listen to the critics carefully and appreciate them for their valuable feedback.
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