Dan Hinmon, MCSMN Director

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These Are Six Communication Styles That Every Single Person Uses

Posted by @DanHinmon, Apr 11, 2017

If you’ve ever had a miscommunication or failed to comprehend what someone else was trying to say, it could be that your perceptual languages are getting in the way. Discovered by development psychologist Taibi Kahler, perceptual languages are the different processes of how people communicate.

Understanding these six communication styles can help when you’re responding to comments in social media. Using phrases like “I think” “I feel” “It’s my opinion” or “Awesome” are clues to styles that you can adapt.

This article describes the six styles and includes tips on how to communicate across “languages.”


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