Being able to communicate effectively is one of the most important social skill FOR ANY JOB-SEEKER.
Communication is the ability to transfer information and ideas in a manner that is meaning and easy to comprehend. Communication could be in verbal or non-verbal form, and it is essential for any job-seeker to be able to communicate effectively using both form.
Here are 3 Tips for Effective Communication
- Confidence: as a job-seeker, confidence is key in securing that job. Be confident, when you speak by maintaining eye-contact, relaxed body stance and also speak with conciseness
- Listening: To become a good communicator, it is imperative to be an adept listener. It is important to listen attentively especially, when a question is been asked. When you are asked a question you don’t understand, it best to ask for clarity to eliminate any uncertainties
- Body language: it is non-verbal signals that you use to communicate your feeling. As an applicant, it is important to practice good body language as employers look at your body language during job interviews. Use eye contact, utilize hand gestures, and watch the tone of your voice when communicating with others. A comfortable body stance with a responsive tone will aid in making you look approachable and sociable to your potential employer.
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