Example for interpersonal communication: facework

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A British study found that 40% of people who do not normally wear glasses said they already do or have considered wearing glasses to a job interview because they think it will help them get the job. This statistic is a nice way to introduce the subject of facework and begin a discussion of the ethical implications.

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I believe public speaking can go from most dreaded class to favorite class. I'm a former public speaking college instructor who spent years seeking out activities, assignments and examples to make the class interactive as well as educational -- they are collected here. I welcome suggestions for additions.

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