How to be a People MagnetUpon completion of SHINE Module 8, we expect that our students:
Can confidently strike up a conversation with a person they have never met. Since aptitude in such a skill is becoming rare, skilled conversationalists will stand out from the crowd in scholarship/job interviews, networking, etc.
Can conclude a conversation leaving the other person wanting to speak with them further
Can comfortably attend any social event alone and feel familiar with the appropriate behaviour for any given occasion
Can smile and stand comfortably around others without sending inappropriate messages
Can cater their vocabulary to the occasion
Understand the power of the appropriate handshake
Can action the cognitive skills to remember people’s names
Understand the difference between an average and an excellent listener
Understand the concept of paying kindness forward and making it a daily habit
Understand the magic of an appropriate greeting and the lasting impression of a thoughtful and genuine goodbye
Understand the natural skills of how to make friends and keep them
Have mastered the skill of "confident kindness"
Understand the value of open vs. Closed-ended questions