Blind boy

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This is the story of a blind boy and modifying the way he communicated to the people passed by, siting on a pavement.

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Blind boy

  1. 1. EffectiveCommunication..!!Babu Appat
  2. 2. I will tell you a storyAbout a blind boyThe purpose of telling this storyis to improve yourLanguage skillsNarrative SkillsVocabularyComprehensive abilities;And thus to make youcapable ofcommunicating effectively
  3. 3. Please Read on:A blind boy sat on the steps of a buildingwith a hat by his feet.He held up a sign which said:"I am blind, please help."There were only a few coins in the hat
  4. 4. Begging on the PavementsA man was walking by. He took a few coinsfrom his pocket and dropped them intothe hat
  5. 5. Sign BoardHe then took the sign, turned it around, andwrote some words. He put the sign back sothat everyone who walked by would see thenew words
  6. 6. How things changeSoon the hat began to fill up. A lot morepeople were giving money to the blind boy.That afternoon the man who had changedthe sign came to see how things were
  7. 7. You Changed my signboard?The boy recognized his footsteps andasked, "Were you the one who changedmy sign this morning? What did youwrite?“
  8. 8. "I only wrote the truth”The man said, "I only wrote the truth.I said what you said but in a differentway.”
  9. 9. It’s a beautiful dayWhat he had written was:"Today is a beautiful day; I cannotsee it; I too can enjoy it, yourgrace"
  10. 10. Saying it differentlyDo you think the first sign and the secondsign were saying the same thing?
  11. 11. Stating it SimplyOf course both signs told people theboy was blind. But the first signsimply said the boy was blind
  12. 12. Bliss of SightednessThe second sign told people they wereso lucky that they were not blind.Should we be surprised that thesecond sign was more effective
  13. 13. So How you say it importantCommunicate effectivelyAnd walk into a successfulcareer and life
  14. 14. THANK YOU VERY MUCHbabuappat@gmail.comhttps://www.sites.google.com/site/babuappat/content-management

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