Chapter 7 Journal
Give a personal example of how you have used each of the types of nonverbal communication from the text. Focus on nonverbal messages sent at work and/or nonverbal messages sent in qualitative relationships. These examples should reflect specific incidents, not just general tendencies.
- Based on the examples above, and comments which may have been made to you by others, how do you rate yourself as a nonverbal communicator in terms of awareness and accuracy of decoding messages?
- Do people generally respond positively to your nonverbal cues?
- When people don’t respond positively, what do you do? (Use specific types of Nonverbal behaviors in your responses).