Interacting an relating describes the capacity to:
Spotlight identifies three forms of interacting and relating:
B1. Negotiating boundaries – capacity to set your own boundaries and respect those of others and to influence or negotiate within and across authority lines
B2. Communicating verbally and non-verbally – capacity to respond to and use non-verbal and verbal communication adaptively
B3. Connecting across cultures – capacity to deepen your understanding of diverse cultures and of your own cultural impact and/or to build intercultural relations
Some points to note when identifying interacting and relating skills:
When interacting and relating with people from other cultural groups it is important to have a sufficient grounding in the beliefs and protocols of that group.