Communication is essential to building stable relationships and friendships in our lives. It’s so easy to miscommunicate our feelings, which can cause problems when attempting to get our points across.
Miscommunication is caused a lot of the times by jumping to conclusions and misunderstanding one another. This is why it’s important that we listen to each other with our full attention.
Whether you’re talking to a coworker, friend, family member, acquaintance, or significant other, you should always listen to what the other person has to stay first before proving your own point.
For more advice on communicating in a healthy way:
- 11 Communication Tips for Your First Real Relationship (via Bustle)
- Use This Communication Skill to Build Better Relationships
- 7 Rules for Communication in Your Relationship
- 4 Reasons We Don’t Talk Less And Listen More
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