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T‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‍he Way We See Me: The Self in Interpersonal Communication Paper Number One This assignment requires you to conduct a brief exercise and write a short (2 page) paper about your self-concept and self-awareness and how these factors impact your interpersonal communication skills. The paper should be typed and double spaced using 12-point font. Please proofread your paper, run spell-check if you are using a computer and ask a friend to check it over for spelling and grammatical errors. Complete Worksheet #1 by checking the boxes to show how well (in your opinion) each adjective describes you and listing your strengths, weaknesses and one word that best describes you. Give two close friends or family members each a copy of Worksheet #2 to complete. Review the results. Write a paper summarizing what you have learned from this exercise. Break your paper down into six or seven paragraphs. Paragraph One: Introduction: Tell me what you‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‍ are going to tell me Paragraph Two: What did your responses to the worksheet indicate about your self concept? Paragraph Three: What factors have influenced the development of your self concept? Has your self-concept changed during the course of your life? Paragraph Four: What did your friends/family members’ responses to the worksheets reveal about you? Paragraph Five: How does the image others have of you differ from the image you have of yourself? Was your self-concept confirmed? Were you surprised by any of the responses? What did you learn about other’s images of you? Paragraph Six: How can you use what you have learned in this exercise to increase your self awareness? What does this exercise reveal about your willingness to self-disclose? How can you use these conclusions to improve your communication skills? Paragraph Seven: Conclusion: Sum up what you told me. Staple the three completed copies of the worksheets to your paper‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‍.