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168 Ways To Communicate Better Now Plus Two – 55 – 56 – 57

55. Be understanding.

Listen.

Empathize.

Be patient.  

56. Be useful.

Show up.

Offer assistance.

Be responsible.

Share your network.  

57. Build people up.

 Encourage others.

 Praise others sincerely.

 Wrecking balls are unattractive.

 Criticizing makes you look bad.

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168 Ways To Communicate Better Now – 134 -135- 136

134. Don’t criticize.

Offer help.

Find something good to compliment.

Use the event to mentor.  

135. Don’t cross arms, legs.

You look defensive.

It shuts off discussion.

Open yourself up to other possibilities.           

136. Don’t demonize others.

Stay focused on issues.

Don’t deal in personalities.

The devil gets too much credit already.

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