The communications process is a component of every aspect of life. Organizations are made up of people, and communications patterns are complicated. Let me take a moment and introduce the concept of “over-communicating.” It is vital to over-communicate in all we do—both online and offline. Note to reader: Communications involve all processes between sender and receiver, so this does not mean we simply talk or write more. The goal is maximum communications efficiency and effectiveness (green quadrant) as per the “E” Model below. Our world is noisy, has a short attention span and moves rapidly by nature. In consulting with…
I can't help about blogging on this topic– What's In a A Name?
As this blog exists to make us ponder both the complicated and most basic in human behavior– I felt compelled to cover this. Why? Who knows– DUDE! You will laugh more later. 🙂
For the sake of this blog post- lets assume that we are talking about two guys that are trying to converse with each other yet do not OR cannot remember the other person's name.
So, here goes… my TOP 9 List of expressions you might hear them say… instead of the other person's name:
- Hey Buddy
- Hey Chief
- Hey Brother
- Hey Dude
- Hey Big Man
- Hey Partner
- Hey Man
- Hey Big Guy
- Hey Bro
Ok, well I hope this makes you smile. I have a lot of neat posts upcoming but sometimes I have to remind my self that the premise of this blog… is to make us "consider" why we do and say the things we do. Can you think of other expressions?
Have a great week.
Ryan T. Sauers