Definition of interpersonal skills in English:

interpersonal skills

plural noun

  • The ability to communicate or interact well with other people.

    ‘you also need to have good interpersonal skills’
    • ‘An employer should emphasize the importance of both technical and interpersonal skills in an employee.’
    • ‘He also recognised the importance of interpersonal skills when dealing with clients.’
    • ‘This requires excellent verbal and written skills combined with good interpersonal skills.’
    • ‘He had interpersonal skills that served him well in negotiations.’
    • ‘The management needs to invest in personnel with excellent interpersonal skills to ensure the program's success.’
    • ‘He has awful interpersonal skills and is completely unprofessional.’
    • ‘He has none of the interpersonal skills needed to function well at a job.’
    • ‘Participants develop interpersonal skills and increased self-esteem through teamwork.’
    • ‘I think that I've learnt a lot of interpersonal skills from teaching,’
    • ‘You must be a team player with good interpersonal skills.’