There are certain elements in communication you have to check
Some people don’t know how to handle social situations. Some people when put in large crowds, talk in
a nervous ramble, others just shy away and hide in a corner. This is for the rambler.
Know when to stop and listen. When others speak, pay attention and keep interest in the topic.
If you ramble when you drink alcohol, pace yourself, keep your conversation steady.
Keep proper body language. Be careful not to offend others by your body language.
Relax! Stay calm and breathe. Speaking in a crowd is not the end of the world.
Stay away from bragging or “Self-Preoccupation.”
Stay with-in your Personal Space
Personal Space- Maintain a proper distance between yourself and the person you’re socializing with.
Zone 1. 0”-12” Intimate distance. Zone 2. 18”-
4’ Personal distance. Zone 3. 4’- 12’ Social distance. Zone 4. 12’+ Public distance. (see example