How to win friends & influence people? (from the Sunnah)

by OnePath Network
Published: 3 years ago
|Updated: 3 years ago

Many around the world have read the best-seller “How to Win Friends and Influence People” by Dale Carneige, but how many are actually aware of the striking similarities one could draw between his book and the practices, or Sunnah, of the Prophet Muhammad ﷺ. As a Muslim, this comes as no surprise, considering the fact that we know very well that the Prophet Muhammad ﷺ had mastered the art of interacting and dealing with people, far beyond the capacity of any other human. As Allah explicitly mentions in the Quran:“And you (Oh Muhammad) are of excellent moral character”. Quran 68:4. We communicate with people on a daily basis, and what’s better than learning some important types of etiquette that could improve our daily interactions! If we were to follow the sunnah when communicating with people, we would be earning ourselves a great deal of reward, In sha Allah.Here are six fantastic communication tips from the sunnah.



Mention their name.

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Always smile.

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Have genuine interest in them.

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Appeal to their wants.

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Avoid unnecessary criticism.

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Always acknowledge them.

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