Last night I witnessed something that got me self-reflecting. I saw a blatant case of today’s detached society in action. Here is my actual post from FB/Twitter:
“Just witnessed another sad LA way of living: 3 people having dinner together, all talking on the cell to someone else.”
I think it is sad that we have to live in a society that promotes this way of being. I know I have been guilty of this myself. Checking emails on the phone while sitting with someone; or, simply thinking of what I need to do once I am back at the computer while trying to have a conversation with someone else.
Life is too fast and is getting more so. We need to cope with a slew of sensory inputs and mental stimuli. With so much going on externally and in your head, how can you improve your communication skills? Here are some things that I focus on. Continue reading “Five Steps to Improve your Communication Skills”