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☑ Learn the implication of having a good first impression in business and in any context.
☑ Enable student to know the strategies and ways of contributing to make a good first impression.
☑ The eye is the window of the soul, facial expression will aid student to use it to their advantage and in any context
☑ help student interpret personal space gestures and personal appearance in a more thoughtful and knowledgeable way to aid life and business.
☑ It will aid in even reading the movement of people either subordinate or superior.
☑ Have knowledge about the strategies use improve non verbal communication in any context.
Communication is the imparting or exchange of ideas, information or feeling. Why we all interpret non verbal communication in our own way to suit our situation is an issue you cannot force any body to explain because each of as have their own sense of judgement.
first impression play a vital role in our communication as business people and students we all need to take it serious because once any body form their impression about you which analyse say it take less than one minute for people to form their opinion . it is better we learn it seriously to affect our business and life.
knowing the benefits of first impression will help as understand more about the usage of first impression. Strategies to form a good first impression is the catalyst and keys to observe first impression critical in any conversation or meeting either in business of life situation. We all need to be a good communicators by being observant in both verbal and non verbal cues, gestures, facial expression etc all need to be observed carefully to aid our communication effectively and efficiently.
Globally impressions are very key for effective business, so managers and professionals must ensure that they project themselves as leaders with integrity and people who stand for the right and the best at all times. Your first impression can even close your business in a very bad way because you refuse to act in a professional way. How you even carry yourself is very important , there is a saying that appearance speaks louder than words.
What Is First Impression
First Impression in business context
BENEFITS OF GOOD FIRST IMPRESSIONS
Enhance Your Reputation
Professional and Confidence Evaluation
Build Trust / Honesty
Competent / Credibility
TEN STRATEGIES/ WAYS FOR MAKING GOOD FIRST IMPRESSION
Dress / Attire
Accessible Personal Contact
Eye movement / eye contact
Smile / laughter
INTERPRETING FIRST IMPRESSION THROUGH BODY LANGUAGE: FACIAL EXPRESSION
Excessive eye movement / Blinking
Less eye movement
Jobbing a finger in the air for emphasis
Tapping the finger when impatient
Grooming and Dress
POSTURE / POSITIONING
Sit, Stand, Walk and lie down
Interest and Attention
Personal Distance- 1.5 to 4 feet
Social Distance - 4 to 12 feet
Intimacy Distance - 6 to 18 inches
Public Distance - 12 to 25 Feet
MOVEMENT AND STILLNESS
Walk briskly convey determination
Can never sit still ( nervous, impatience, distraction)
STRATEGIES TO IMPROVE NON VERBAL COMMUNICATION
Pay attention to non verbal signals
Observe deceptive behaviors
observe tone of voice when speaking
observe eye movement
Ask questions about non verbal signals
i have now understand the details of first impression and its important to life and business, great course.