Mannerisms you must Follow for an Effective Communication

By:Vasudha Bhat, Onlymyhealth Editorial Team,Date:Jul 24, 2014

Subscribe for daily wellness inspiration

Like onlymyhealth on Facebook!

Effective communication can be your key to resolve almost all your troubles both personal and professional. The gestures you make decide the future course of your argument. Hence, learning the right etiquette is vital.
  • 1

    Learning the Right Etiquettes

    Everyone wants to leave a positive impression on people they meet and this is when etiquettes come into play. Etiquettes are norms which a person follows to make their interaction with people likeable. So, here are few tips on making your interactions even more positive by learning and following the right etiquettes.

    Image courtesy: Getty Images

  • 2

    Body Language

    When you meet a person for the first time, your body language leaves a lasting impact in their mind about your personality. So, carrying yourself in a pleasing way is very essential. Watch out for the way you sit and stand before them and always wear a smile on your face.

    Image courtesy: Getty Images

  • 3

    Greeting

    Greeting plays a significant role in how people perceive you as a person. Wishing someone a good day gives them a positive feeling about you.

    Image courtesy: Getty Images

  • 4

    Offering a Seat

    Your meeting with a person may last long or end on a short note. It is important to make a good impression right at the beginning. This could be done by offering a seat first after having greeted him/her.

    Image courtesy: Getty Images

  • 5

    Offering a Glass of Water

    If a person visits your home or office, it is important that you offer them a glass of water. If the person has visited your place for the first time, it is natural for them to feel hesitant to ask for water. So, it is a part of good etiquettes to make them feel comfortable.

    Image courtesy: Getty Images

  • 6

    No Undivided Attention

    Attending to other tasks while interacting with someone can be treated as highly insulting. Multi-tasking could be fine sometimes but, try to avoid it while in a discussion.

    Image courtesy: Getty Images

  • 7

    Don’t Jump Conversations

    While you are trying to resolve an issue with someone, make sure that that you do not quit doing so in the middle i.e. until you have come to a favourable conclusion. Take follow-ups till the problem is completely resolved.

    Image courtesy: Getty Images

  • 8

    Do not Lose Temper

    When you are in an argument, understand that the other person also deserves the same amount of explanations as you do. Don’t just end the issue by simply saying `no’. You must support your statement with an explanation.

    Image courtesy: Getty Images

  • 9

    Listening

    When you are interacting with a person, your listening skills are being tested. Listening to what the other person has to say is very important. Pay heed to them without any interruptions.

    Image courtesy: Getty Images

Related Slideshows
Post Comment
X
Post Your comment
Disclaimer +
Though all possible measures have been taken to ensure accuracy, reliability, timeliness and authenticity of the information; Onlymyhealth assumes no liability for the same. Using any information of this website is at the viewers’ risk. Please be informed that we are not responsible for advice/tips given by any third party in form of comments on article pages . If you have or suspect having any medical condition, kindly contact your professional health care provider.
MORE FOR YOU
  • All
  • Article
  • Slideshow
  • Video
  • QnA