Skill 9: Converse One-on-One

The skill Converse One-on-One is defined as conveying ideas and sharing thoughts with another person.

Game Changers:

  • Explain directions to your local grocery store to a stranger.
  • Call a relative or friend whom you have not spoken with in a while and have a ten-minute conversation.
  • Find a professional who works in the field you are interested in and ask them to tell you about their work.

Useful Web Links:

How to Develop Better Conversation Skills – This website has different sections on conversation starters, conversation topics and conversation skills.

How to Have a Great Conversation – Simple steps to improve your conversation skills

Ten Steps – Ten steps to having a better conversation with others

Useful Video Links

How to Hold a Conversation

How to Improve Your Communication Skills