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Barriers to Effective Communication


Communication is the exchange of ideas, opinions and information through written or spoken words, symbols or actions.

Communication is an important part of our world today. The ability to communicate effectively is considered a prized quality. But people in the world are not alike. These differences, however, can cause problems in sending/receiving messages. Simply these are the hurdles in the way of communication and anything which blocks the meaning of a communication is a barrier to communication.

Barriers to Effective Business Communication

  1. Conventions of meaning
  2. Differences in perception of reality
  3. Values, attitudes and opinions

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