Why do you think it’s important to have good communication skills?
And how could such skills benefit you?
In my experience, and witnessing others' experiences, I've come to believe communication skills has an affect on your personal life, your work life, and your social life. Communication is basically central to all your relationships.
In each of the next four posts (well this one, plus 3 others), I’m going to discuss effective communication.
Think about your personal life. If you improved your communication skills, where would it affect your life the most?
For me, I think it would most help my marriage, because even though my husband Josh and I actually are in a really good place, we still get into arguments, and most of the time, it's my fault. I know it's Josh —one of the most forgiving people you’ll ever meet—and he's going to forgive me like it's no big deal.
With him, I don't always take the time to...