Tips on How to Remember Names

simplyoj By simplyoj, 11th Jun 2010 | Follow this author | RSS Feed
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Make a good impression on personal or business meetings. Here are some pointers how to remember names.

Tips on How to Remember Names

In an office environment, meetings and dealing with different individuals are very common. It is quite embarrassing if you keep forgetting the names of persons you meet especially if you are new to an office, or if you are dealing with an important client. A good business relationship starts with a good introduction and remembering it. Here are some pointers to remember names :

1. Get the name right when you first hear it. Try to focus and listen carefully when the person is introduced to you.

2. Look directly at the person’s face while his or her name is spoken.

3. Think of the face and the name as one. Look for certain characteristics of the face that will make you remember the name.

4. It is also essential to repeat the name immediately after you heard it. ” I am glad to meet you, Mr. Grant”. Then repeat it silently to yourself.

5. Repetition helps the name fixed to you memory. It is necessary to use the name as much as possible during the conversation but do not overdo it.

6. After the conversation, jot down the name if necessary.

The sweetest word that the other person can hear is their name.

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author avatar borhan
18th Jun 2010 (#)

Nice topic. Useful. Great posting.

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author avatar Cecil de Guzman
24th Jun 2010 (#)

being able to remember names of people you meet is always impressive. very useful tips, great article

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author avatar Fatima Ahmed
26th Jun 2010 (#)

Nice post!... Remembering names is one thing I'm really good at.. Though I don't remember the face very well... :)

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author avatar Noslen
30th Jun 2010 (#)

Nice tips for remembering names.

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