News Category: Communication

Adapting the Way We Communicate Due to COVID

Oct. 22, 2020

Whether through a mask or a video screen, the pandemic has changed how we communicate. More than 90% of communication is nonverbal, yet we have lost lots of our nonverbal communication cues. This article discusses what cues we might be missing and how we can adapt to the changes posed by social distancing and mask wearing, like explicitly sharing that you are smiling under your mask, removing physical distractions during video meetings, and more.