What is your primary communication style? Describe the three details you disagree with the most. Why do you disagree with each one of the three listed? How have you applied, or can you apply, the new insights to improve your communication with others? Be specific and give at least one example
My primary Communication style is the assertive communication style.
I disagree with the passive-aggressive style, submissive style and the manipulative style.
I disagree with being sarcastic or unreliable in the passive-aggressive communication style as the person can misunderstand the statement.
I disagree with sounding apologetic in the submissive style as it may sound like a victim or that you’re blaming others for events.
I disagree with being cunning or asking indirectly for needs in the manipulative style.
To improve my communication with others,
- I listen to the person speaking instead of assuming.
- Be myself.
- Be clear and not use sarcasm.
- Talk to the point
- Don’t argue for the sake of arguing.
to improve my communication with others.