Category Archives: Communication Skills


Oral communication encompasses listening, thinking and speaking, vital skills towards self-improvement, self-development and self-actualisation. Listening Skill Listening attentively, intently and actively is a skill which can be acquired, through constant practice.  Through listening we learn to analyse, reflect and evaluate what we have heard.  With sharp listening skill we can


  Do we have a grasp and grip of the English language, to grab the attention of the reader and the audience? Do we fumble for words, stumble over words, struggle for the right words, or worse, mumble our words, for fear of being ridiculed, criticised or laughed at? Do

How do we communicate?

HowHow do we communicate?

We communicate visually, vocally and verbally. The percentage and weightage vary on the personality, character and style of the individual. Extroverts are more visual in the way they speak and present. Others are strong vocally, evoking intensity and tonality when they convey their message and ideas.

Improve your communication skills

Primarily, we are speakers and communicators, not performers. We need to be less dramatic and theatric when we speak before any group. The audience will find it distracting and disturbing with our overuse and abuse of body language.