O'Reilly logo

Workshop in a Box: Communication Skills for IT Professionals by Abhinav Kaiser

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Other benefits of face-to-face communication

I discussed the effectiveness and the personal touch that face-to-face communication brings to the table. There is more to it than meets the eye.

Humans are emotional creatures. If wavelengths match, we tend to be the best of friends, or conflicts arise out of every word uttered, eye contact, tone of voice, and other nonverbal aspects. Conflicts tend to grow on us, as the distance between the other person/people widens. The preferred method to resolve conflicts between the warring factions is to bring them across the table and put out everything that is there hidden in the subconscious. We employ these tactics whenever our subordinates have problems with other employees and vendors. We simply bring them ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required