Captivate: The Science of Succeeding With People with Vanessa Van Edwards – Episode 183

Posted by Jason Ferruggia

Do you want to learn how to work and own a room?

Do you want to learn how to read faces and decode body language?

Do you want to learn how to talk to anyone without feeling awkward?

Do you want to be memorable and fascinating?

Then you need to learn the science of people. This essential life skill is the topic of today’s Renegade Radio Podcast with my guest, Vanessa Van Edwards.

Vanessa is a researcher, speaker, and writer on people skills and personal intelligence. Her behavior research lab, The Science of People has been featured in Fast Company, Inc., Men’s Health, Forbes and on Fox News.

Today’s Topics Include:

  • Why it’s a mistake for everyone to try to be a bubbly extrovert
  • How to choose the right social situations to say “yes” to
  • How to make a great first impression, every time
  • What to do and NOT do during the first 5 minutes of any interaction
  • The importance of hand gestures, and how many is optimal
  • Body language basics you need to know… if you want to dominate your path
  • What never to do in a social situation
  • The perfect handshake and greeting guaranteed to win over anyone
  • Conversation starters that instantly turn on whoever you’re talking to
  • How to find commonalities and establish ties with anyone
  • Become a highlighter and watch your success skyrocket
  • Why you need to know and recognize the 7 micro-expressions
  • How to instantly tell if someone is lying to you
  • And so much more

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