face-to-face interaction

face-to-face interaction

social interaction between individuals, which occurs in a situation of immediate co-presence and reciprocal influence. See also INTERACTION, ENCOUNTERS, GOFFMAN.
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In turn, we also hope to save the importance of face-to-face interaction with the neighborhood gunsmith.
Contact the Elderly chief Cliff Rich said: "We believe nothing can replace the essential human need for face-to-face interaction.
Modi and Trump had met in Washington in June-end for a bilateral meeting, in their first face-to-face interaction.
EFI's brand new APAC headquarters strengthens our presence and provides a platform for further growth in a region where face-to-face interaction is extremely important," said Stephen Green, EFI's APAC VP of sales.
Researcher Celia Klin says the reason is that texting, which doesn't allow for face-to-face interaction, lacks social cues like tone of voice and facial expressions.
Users will also be able to open an account at Shinhan Bank through mobile authentication, without face-to-face interaction with a bank teller.
On the other hand, the observable phenomena of using mobile phone in face-to-face interaction inevitably invites critiques drawn from public anxieties and academic concerns.
We are able to bring our expertise closer to our customers with face-to-face interaction provided through our partnership with Cisco.
Taking a glimpse into the not-too-distant future of selling life insurance, it appears as though actual live, face-to-face interaction with clients may become largely a thing of the past.
This year's exhibition provided a lively, face-to-face interaction between attendees and nearly 80 exhibitors.
Mirus creates, supports, and executes unique campaigns for conventions, trade shows, charity events, bar and restaurant promotions, in-store demonstrations, and corporate functions—using face-to-face interaction to build customer trust, knowledge and loyalty.
Older generations are more concerned with the lack of face-to-face interaction, with 44% of over 55s finding this to be an issue.