As we head into 2022 many will be heading back into offices and with that comes a host of communication needs and requirements that you will have to consider.
Communication both with colleagues and clients is essential for long term business success and is one of the key ways that you can improve efficiency within your business. Here we take a look at the 3 types of interpersonal communication to master if you want to take your team to the next level in 2022.
1. Nonverbal communication
Nonverbal communication focuses on body language and the other nonverbal elements of conveying your message. This can include eye contact, posture, movement and gesticulations and arms and legs and much more. A lack of movement can have one impact whilst expressive movement can have another.
2. Paraverbal communication
Paraverbal elements of communication include voice, pitch tone and speed of speech. This helps you to add context to your speech and can in some instances completely change the message that is conveyed. Think of it like verbal punctuation, it is essential to give your message the right context.
3. Verbal communication
The style and word choice of your verbal communication help you get all aspects of your communication nailed down. In many teams, it is vital to ensure your message is fully understood with the correct information conveyed to ensure there is no confusion over the message that is received.
Master all 3 and you are on to a winner
mastering all 3 forms of communication will help you to deliver your message coherently and with appropriate nonverbal and para verbal tact to ensure your message is properly understood. If you want to find out more on proper communication within teams then get in touch with one of our experts today.