Guest blog: Cory B. Honickman
Did you know that over 75% of the way we relate to one another is based on non-verbal communication? For so long, all we hear from relationship “gurus” and experts is “good communication is the key to a successful relationship.” It’s true, but most of the time, they either don’t tell us what they mean by that or they try to teach us talking and listening skills that they say will do the trick. Granted, knowing how to give and receive verbally is an important skill to have in order to get along at your optimal level… but, even more important, based on researched fact, is being able to use your non-verbal skill to seal the deal! Lets take a closer look at some non-verbal communication we may not be conscious of when hangin’ with our honey:
So remember, talking can sometimes be overrated. Show your love more than you say it and watch as your relationship gets better and better!Lots of Love, Cory B. Honickman, MSW, CLC Doctoral Candidate http://wherelovehappens.com http://www.