Professor Raquel Zaldivar
ENC1101 – 606719
January 7th 2011
The importance of being a good communicator
What differentiates the human kind from animals is
language. However, while all human beings are gifted with the
ability to use words, not everyone is able to communicate
Firstly, we will discuss the creativity used by people to
develop this art as well as the method used to convey an
Speaking, for instance, most common form of communication,
not only involves body language but also the tone of voice
adopted by a communicator. It is a powerful tool that can have
great impact, if well used on any kind of interlocutor.
However, listening, makes others feel validated and heard and
it is an even greater tool for better communication.
Furthermore, writings by great poets, novelists,
journalists… are also artistic forms of communication that aim
the sensitive side of each person to appreciate them and
actually believe the ideas and ideologies invoked.
In addition, in these modern times, the bridge between people
and what goes on in the world is the mainstream media that
has reached the “summum” of communication. In fact, it is such
a good information conveyer, that it can make people believe
the most outrageous information, and encourage either hatred
or admiration towards almost anything the mind can imagine.
Secondly, we will discuss the importance of this
In relationships, the lack of communication causes most
problems. The healthiest relationships are the ones where the
individuals are able to respect each other’s feelings and
learn not to pressure one another.
Moreover, in the business world, communication is an
imperative part of the success of a business. Modern
communication such as e-mailing, texting, faxing, phone calls
… promotes effective team work. Indeed,...