Rizky Yudhistira

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The Psychology of Language: Which Words Matter the Most When We Talk

One of the things I fuss about a lot (especially at Buffer) are words—very simple words, in fact. Should it say “Hi” or “Hey?” Should it be “cheers” …

Body Language

How To Think, To Get What You Want

You’ve probably experienced this at least one time in your life already.<p>You meet someone who is incredibly successful and then discover they are the …

In Fish Brains, A Clue To Why We Talk With Our Hands

In fish, the part of the brain that controls the pectoral muscles also controls the muscles required for producing sound, researchers have found.<p>We use hand gestures almost without thinking--even while talking on the phone, despite that the person on the other end can't see our wild gesticulations. …

The Psychology of Language: Why Are Some Words More Persuasive Than Others?

<i>What's actually going on in the brain when it processes language? And if words affect the mind in different ways, are some more persuasive than</i> …

3 Ways to Communicate More Effectively - Switch & Shift

He is the CEO and Founder of The Jason Womack Company, and an advisor to leaders worldwide and author dedicated to helping individual contributors, …

Entrepreneurship

Brainstorming: 3 reasons why everything you know is wrong.

Brainstorming is broken.<p>We all know the standard method of brainstorming:<p>Get a bunch of people together.<br>• Generate lots of ideas.<br>• Don’t be …

The Power of Rapport

<i>Today I’m pleased to share a guest post from author Chip Bell. Chip’s latest book</i> <b>Managers as Mentors: Building Partnerships for Learning</b> <i>guides</i> …

Leadership

[Review] The Art Of Thinking Clearly

You’ve heard the saying “to err is human and forgive divine”.<p>What you may not know, however, is that us <i>Homo sapiens</i> have been hardwired over the …

The Science of Breaking Out of Your Comfort Zone (and Why You Should)

You've seen inspirational quotes that encourage you to get out and do something strange—something you wouldn't normally do—but getting out of your …

Find a Different Route to Work and Exercise Your Brain

When you need to trick your brain into getting a bit more creative, artificial limits can help. One method anyone can try is forcing yourself to find …

Productivity