Ways to Frustrate Others through Communication

As much as a type can be motivated, each type can also feel frustrated and demotivated. Ways to Demotivate Type D People Type D people are often demotivated by the “You Can’t” or “You Shouldn’t” do statements. This is especially … Continue reading

Treat Others How They Really Want To Be Treated

According to the Golden Rule, you should treat others like you want to be treated. However, you need to be cautious with it. Sure, it’s the rule to follow when you’re dealing with general physical behaviors – not pinching someone … Continue reading

Positive and Negative Aspects Of Each Communication Style

Here’s what you need to remember about the DISC model: The model doesn’t try labeling people; it only denotes the tendencies people have based on their predisposition – reserved vs. outgoing or people-oriented vs. task-oriented. The majority of people will … Continue reading

Distinguishing Preferences In Communication

Let’s look at the four basic behavior types and familiarize ourselves with the DISC model. The idea is to help us differentiate between the behavioral types. Based on the theory of the DISC Behavioral model, there are two factors that … Continue reading

How to Ensure Effective Communication

It’s extremely important that you master both good people and effective communication skills. These skills are necessary for ensuring that you can succeed in your personal and professional life. There are five steps that you learn that will help you … Continue reading

Workplace Conflict Is Costly

The staggering cost of people problems in the workplace is more than you think. According to The Harvard Business Review, American employers report spending an average of 2.8 hours a week on resolving conflicts. From dipping productivity to a loss … Continue reading

An Overview of DISC: What is It?

Strong communication in the workplace is vital for anyone wishing to promote a friendly productive business environment. However, miscommunication can still occur between you and a co-worker. Why? Because there will be personality types that differ from yours. No two … Continue reading

Four Essentials to Interpersonal Communications (and Leadership!)

Your interpersonal communication and leadership skills can make or break a relationship. This holds true in both your professional and personal life. Many people could use some work in this area, whether they realize it or not. Keep these four essentials in … Continue reading