Ch 5: Social Awareness Skills for Supervisors

About This Chapter

This corporate training chapter includes lessons on social awareness skills specifically created for the needs of supervisors. Your employees can access these resources from their smartphones, tablets or computers at any hour of the day or night for self-paced and flexible study.

Social Awareness Skills for Supervisors - Chapter Summary

Our expert instructors present social awareness skills for supervisors in this engaging corporate training chapter. Your teams will watch videos about interpersonal skills and becoming a better listener, among the other topics. This chapter works well both when you assign lessons or the entire chapter to your supervisors individually or as a group in a training workshop.

How It Helps

  • Offers strategies: Tips and strategies for immediate implementation are offered in these lessons, giving your supervisors the ability to utilize these skills right away.
  • Provides background: Before learning these skills, supervisors will discover the importance of social awareness from those in a supervisory role.
  • Builds strong teams: Teams led by strong leaders who listen and interact well tend to have happier and more productive employees.

Skills Covered

Our corporate training chapter gives your supervisors information on how to:

  • Understand the importance of social awareness for the supervisor
  • Improve upon one's social skills
  • Define interpersonal interaction and discuss the skills needed to succeed at it
  • Implement tips and strategies necessary to become a better listener

5 Lessons in Chapter 5: Social Awareness Skills for Supervisors
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
The Importance of Social Awareness for Supervisors

1. The Importance of Social Awareness for Supervisors

Supervisors are asked to engage employees in communication that is emotionally intelligent and socially aware. This lesson provides some specific ways to demonstrate these skills.

How to Improve Social Skills

2. How to Improve Social Skills

We all struggle with social interactions and knowing what is or is not appropriate. This lesson offers tips for improving social skills. Improving our social skills can help to improve confidence and the quality of our relationships.

Interpersonal Interaction: Skills & Definition

3. Interpersonal Interaction: Skills & Definition

Everything you do with and around others is considered interpersonal interaction. This lesson discusses situations of interpersonal interactions and the skills involved during those interactions.

Becoming a Better Listener: Tips & Strategies

4. Becoming a Better Listener: Tips & Strategies

Some people say listening is an art, but to be a good listener, it takes skill. There are strategies one can use to be a good listener. Some strategies include use of body language, asking the right questions and even empathy.

Practical Application: Listening Skills Checklist for Supervisors

5. Practical Application: Listening Skills Checklist for Supervisors

Here, you'll get the opportunity to use a checklist to look for important listening skills in your own practice. After discussing why these skills are so important, you'll be able to quiz yourself with a quick checklist of listening skills.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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