Being friendly with children is important as it increases trust and promotes honesty within relationship.
In work relationships, it is important to disclose information about one’s academic and professional qualifications as well as about one’s past experience. It shows ethical temperament and increases confidence and respect at workplace. Personal issues and views must be off limit for disclosure at work. In personal relationship, health related problems, financial status, family history and past history of ethical aberrations must be disclosed for creating trust and responsibility within the relationship. Hiding emotions or issues adversely impact it and therefore everything should be open to discussion in personal relationship.
In relationships, the major factors that create communication walls are inflexible attitude, close mindedness, lack of social intelligence and distrust. These are construed as noises which are important elements of interpersonal communication which create conflicts. To overcome these constructed barriers, I make especial efforts to sort out issues by discussing them openly. The verbal and non-verbal behavior, both become hugely crucial paradigms that facilitate breaking down of emotional and mental barriers (Guirdham, 2002). In personal relationships especially, touching and listening to the problems of others helps to resolve differences and strengthens relationships.
In the era of rapid globalization, multicultural societies have brought together people from different color, race, culture and nationalities. The interpersonal communication has therefore emerged as important ingredient for building constructive social relationship. Consequently, effective communication amongst people, especially within workplace promotes cross cultural understanding. Indeed, diverse cultures communicate differently, both verbal and nonverbal. Proxemics are critical issues in culturally diverse society. While some