When is the last time you went out for a meal and witnessed the children, and possibly the adults, at the table next to you more attentive to their mobile devices than the people across from them? Moreover, when is the last time you partook in such distraction yourself?
The landscape of our social interaction is changing, our chances to practice social etiquette and relationship building behaviors have been limited by an increase in and acceptance of technological stimulation. It seems it has become "easier" to plug into more electrical outlets than relationships. Every week new research articles and reports are published to reiterate that everyone, young and seasoned, can benefit from a commitment to soft skill development and that such improvement benefits organizations and societies at large.
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