Body Language

How to Make New Friends Wherever You Go

<b>Authored by Rebecca Crawford</b><p>Even if you like traveling alone, or you’re already with a group, that doesn’t exclude the possibility of meeting new …

Networking

Decoding Doggy Language

“Decoding Doggy Language” Nonverbal communication accounts for 93% of the way dogs communicate. Plus, while many people assume a puppy “knows he was …

Pets

How to Get Women to Like You - Using Super Powerful Body Language

[ad_1]<p>Listen up – if you do not use body language in any way to get women then you are missing out. The biggest misconception that guys have is that …

Language

Body language expert reveals Love Island's fakest couple - and it's not who you think!

The signs are all there...<p>Date Night on Love Island was a rather painful watch for viewers with some of the most awkward body language of the series …

Love Island

Robots Learn to Speak Body Language

If your friend says she feels relaxed, but you see that her fists are clenched, you may doubt her sincerity. Robots, on the other hand, might take …

Machine Learning

Do These 5 Emotionally Intelligent Things Within 5 Minutes Of Meeting Someone

Being instantly likable isn’t rocket science, but this checklist takes practice to master in the short space of a first impression.<p>What’s the point of networking if not to get other people to like you? Sure, you need new contacts to see you as interesting, competent, professional, and potentially …

Emotional Intelligence

First Impressions Matter: Here's How to Make All of Them Great

Make a great first impression on everyone you speak to.<p>These days, you’re just as likely to meet your next big client while waiting in line at Starbucks as you are while attending an official networking event, which means that every first impression matters. Even someone who knows nothing about …

Networking

The new science of first impressions

The irresistible science of first impressions

Psychology

13 Easy Things That Can Instantly Change How People Perceive You

Whether you're an anxious person who is worried about how people will perceive you, or someone who'd like to do damage control after making a bad …

Happiness

If These Cute Cats Don't Make You Smile You Might Be Legally Insane

People have always loved cute cats. All you have to do is search on YouTube to see how enthusiastic most people are about a really adorable house …

Cats

Here's What the Pros Are Saying About Your Professional Body Language

The way you carry yourself speaks volumes about you.<p>If your grandma was like mine, you might remember her saying a thing or two about the importance of "keeping up appearances." And if you were a kid like me, you probably rolled your eyes more than a few times.<p>But the thing is, granny might have …

Public Speaking

CNN's New Day Continues Obsession Over Trump Handshakes

CNN <i>New Day</i> on Monday continued their coverage of how Donald Trump and the leaders he meets give handshakes with each other. Not only is this coverage …

Donald Trump

Trump’s Awkward, Unbearably Long Handshake With Macron Is A ‘Struggle For Power’, Says Body Language Expert

U.S. President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron shared yet another awkward and unbearably long handshake recently, prompting a body …

Donald Trump

4 powerful salary negotiating tips for introverts

Almost 60 percent of Americans report being too scared to ever ask for a pay raise. Their specific fears are numerous: fear of losing their job, fear …

Personality

This is what body language experts think of Donald Trump's handshakes with Brigitte Macron

US President Donald Trump has a notoriously curious handshake. The much-maligned technique typically begins with pulling the recipient close, …

Brigitte Macron

Get a room! A blow-by-blow account of Trump and Macron's agonising 25-second handshake

A confession: I'm a bit of a romantic. At the start of today, had someone asked me for a symbol of true love, there's a good chance I would have suggested the vignette of two besotted lovers, hands entwined, strolling along the cobbled boulevard of Paris' iconic Champs-Élysées.<p>Now, I'm not so sure. …

Donald Trump

President Trump Is Actually Very Proud Of Trump Jr., Body Language Experts Say

Last week, <i>The New York Times</i> rolled out report after report on President Donald Trump's son, Donald Trump, Jr., and his hand in the campaign's …

Donald Trump

6 Qualities of Extremely Likable People, According to Science

Are you interested in others? This would be a good start.<p>There are so many factors to consider when it comes to being a person that will attract others to you. Perhaps showcasing your emotional intelligence and keeping your cool under pressure is a feature of your likability.<p>If you're looking to …

Emotional Intelligence

10 harmless mind tricks that make people like you

When you’re working hard and doing all you can to achieve your goals, anything that can give you an edge is powerful and will streamline your path to …

Success

9 things everyone should know about liars

You are lied to dozens of times every day.<p>From little white lies such as people telling you they are doing great when in fact they are having a terrible day to serious lies from loved ones and employers that have the potential to change your life, being able to understand when, why and how people …

Psychology

KQED

Healthy communication is vital to thriving workplace communities, and it’s essential for effective collaborative classrooms as well. Knowing when and …

Communication Skills

The Hidden Power of Smiling

Between everyday stresses, busy schedules, and the many responsibilities you undoubtedly have on your plate, it can be easy to get into a rut of …

Self-improvement

How to Tell if Your Cat Is Happy? These 8 Signs Will Show You

Don’t you sometimes wonder what your cat is thinking? I do.<p>Unfortunately, we do not have the ability to read their minds, although how cool would …

Cats

Six Crucial Behaviors Of Collaborative Leaders

Most executives agree that collaboration is more important than ever in today’s turbulent business environment. In fact, a company’s very survival may depend on how well it can combine the potential of its people and the quality of the information they possess with their ability — and willingness — …

8 Need-to-Know Tips for Acting On Camera

This week at Backstage, we’re delving into on-camera acting in a major way. From our extensive guide on becoming a master to a focus on the film …

Hand gestures that could get you in serious trouble in other countries

Many hand gestures in the US are pretty universal. The peace sign, thumbs up, and "devil horns" aren't likely to earn you any strange looks in the US, but these same gestures can be downright offensive overseas. Keep reading to see five that could get you in serious trouble.

Ancient Rome

The Funniest, Most Awkward, and Firmest G20 Handshakes: Ranked

Diplomatic events are always highly choreographed, high-stakes, and laden with pomp—and as such, they often yield some of the internet's most …

G-20 Summit

Carnegie Mellon taught a computer to read human body language in real time

Why it matters to you<p>Technology could unlock new ways to interact with machines, play games or musical instruments, or produce content.<p>Technology …

Robotics

Joe Root shows signs of Waugh on first days in job

The one thing I do not want Joe to do is to bat as a captain first. He has to forget he is the captain. He has to be the England No 4 batsman. The …

Brisbane

How To Tell If She's Flirting With You Or Just Being Nice

This means no<p>It’s a trope we’ve seen played out in pop culture time and time again: women are hard to read, men are clueless, blah blah blah.<p>The geek …

Relationships