Relationships can be easily damaged by miscommunication. One type of miscommunication happens when one person’s expectations for another aren’t clearly expressed, resulting in confusion, frustration and often hurt feeling.
This can happen at work, with your spouse, between you and your business partner and even between parents and their kids. We all have expectations for each other, but when someone falls short of those expectations (whether they were correctly expressed or not), you have the choice to respond in 1 of 3 ways:
Inherently, humans want to make others happy. For the most part, how clearly you can communicate your expectations will reflect how well and how often others deliver on these expectations. If they fail to deliver even when your communication is great, keep trying. Some people just need time.
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