Posted 400 Days Ago in: Coaching Articles
Have you ever noticed how conversation just seems to flow when two people are in rapport? Their bodies as well as their words match each other. Just watch a couple in a restaurant or friends meeting in a pub, they dance the dance of rapport! Picking up their glasses in unison, matching each otherís body language and speaking styles - is all part of the dance!
Posted 470 Days Ago in: Coaching Articles
Rapport is defined by "a close and harmonious relationship, in which the people or groups concerned understand each otherís feelings or ideas and communicate well".
Posted 1323 Days Ago in: Coaching Articles, Personal Performance Coaching
What we say can create or destroy rapport, but interestingly only 7% of communication is the spoken word. Our body language and our tone of voice are more important than the actual words spoken.