By Akshita Kannan
In our school curriculum, we learn about specific subjects, facts, and data, but don’t really learn about necessary life skills such as effectively communicating our ideas. As students and as workers in the future, we will spend our day communicating through writing emails, speaking in meetings, debating with colleagues and peers, and creating presentations. The 7 C’s of communication ensures effective communication of our thoughts by being: clear, concise, concrete, correct, coherent, complete, and courteous.
By Hannah Magino
Networking is the process in which you develop and build connections with a variety of people. Through these relationships, you can exchange and receive beneficial information and resources. But why exactly is it important to start networking from high school?
By Sara Karbowski
Oftentimes, high schoolers are stressed out about things like homework or relationships. You might want to talk it out with your parents, but it can be hard to start a conversation about it. It may be scary, but talking to your parents will lessen the burden on your shoulders. Here are some tips to help you talk it out with your parents!
By Allison Xu
High school students are often involved in a variety of extracurricular activities such as debate club, a music band, or a school newspaper. Those activities allow you to pursue your passion and expand your network. Meanwhile, you can make full use of these opportunities to sharpen your communication skills.
By Daisy Wong
Oftentimes, schools give out projects like class presentations and discussions, or other public speaking activities. Many kids fear these activities because they are afraid that they will sound dumb. Here are 5 tips to help you overcome your fear of public speaking!
By Allison Xu
Effective communication requires a clear understanding of the content and implications. But, in our daily interaction, we may not always understand what the other person means.