How to Speak in Group discussion Useful for Engineering Students

Here’re my ideas on how to speak in group discussion. The group discussion also called GD. Most of the companies conduct GD during campus Interviews.

How to be Ready for GD

  1. Take plenty of water before you start
  2. Don’t be nervous, be cool
  3. Take initiation to tell the solution or explanation
  4. How logical you tell is matter
  5. Don’t focus on the result, do your job

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The Objective of GD: Interviewer Will Look These Four

  1. Communication Skills: how good you are at speaking assertively and at the same time listening to others’ points of view.
  2. Behavior and Attitude: how contrary or opposing views affect you and your mindset and how you carry weaker team members.
  3. Contribution: How you successfully align your personal goals with those of the group.
  4. Technical: How your knowledge and technical skills can solve complex problems and remove obstacles for others.

GD Best Practices

  • Never Argue – Be smile and friendly with others during the discussion.
  • Knowledge is power – Prepare well before you attend for GD.
  • Take initiation – Use good English-phrases to take control of others for your turn.
  • Listen – Listening to others gives you clarity on what they said. So, you can tell your views.
  • Use simple English – Simple English is more than enough to communicate well. Speak politely with a smile. Don’t be angry with anyone.


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