28 Sep '11, 11pm

Communication: The Foundation of Strong Relationships | Care2 ...: Communication skills the currency of a relati...

Communication: The Foundation of Strong Relationships | Care2 ...: Communication skills the currency of a relati...

“ The most important thing in communication is hearing what isn’t being said.” -Anonymous The strength and endurance training in any and all relationships starts and ends with the capacity for communication. I have often called our communication skills the currency of a relationship, because it is literally the air that lives between people that makes their relationship vital or suffocating. It is perhaps the most complex set of skills that healthy relationships require because it is close to impossible to speak in such a way that you cannot be misunderstood. This is not only because our spoken words make up only a small fraction of the myriad ways we communicate. We also communicate through our tone of voice, facial expressions and body language. The biggest complication is that we often communicate without fully understanding the needs, desires and judgments we are expre...

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care2.com 21 Sep '11, 3pm

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