How often do you communicate with people during your day? You write emails, facilitate meetings, participate in conference calls, create reports, devise presentations, debate with colleagues, give feedback, send direct messages on social media...the list goes on!
Therefore, it is essential that you are communicating in the most clear and effective way possible.
The 7 Cs model of communication provides a checklist to help you boost the effectiveness of all your communications.
Click on each of the jigsaw sections below to learn more about each aspect of the model.
Being correct will help to establish your credibility.
Being clear will ensure your message is easy to understand.
Being concise will save you and the reader time.
Being complete will ensure that your audience responds the way you want them to.
Being considerate will help to engage your audience.
Being concrete will ensure your audience gets the point you are trying to make.
Being courteous will help to build relations.