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a window through which we interact with people that influences the quality, accuracy and clarity of the communication.
the words, their pronunciation, and the methods of combining them used and understood by a group of people
a skill intended to help the receiver and communicator clearly and fully understand the message sent
communication in which a person sends a message to another person and no feedback, questions, or interaction follow
Barriers to communication
aspects of the communication content and context that can impair effective communication in a workplace
Gateways to communication
pathways through barriers to communication and antidotes to communication problems
communication that can be aggressive, attacking, and angry, or passive and withdrawing
bands of space extending outward from the body. These bands constitute comfort zones
the first zone where we interact with spouses, significant others, family members, and others with whom we have an intimate relationship
Public distance zone
we prefer that strangers stay at least 12 feet from us, and we become uncomfortable when they move closer
the art of seating people in certain positions according to their purpose in communication
the absence of heartfelt communication in human relationships leading to loneliness and social isolation
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