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Body Language

The Psychology of Attraction

Vanessa Van Edwards | Posted 04.07.2014 | Women
Vanessa Van Edwards

In fact, the psychology of attraction is based on one simple rule. We are attracted to people who turn us on. I don't just mean physically, I mean emotionally turn us on.

Women at Work: The Unspoken Rule of Meetings

O'Brien Browne | Posted 04.05.2014 | Business
O'Brien Browne

It costs more time and energy being a woman than being a man. In the business world, this makes everything unnecessarily necessary for a woman.

How to Read A Man's Body Language

Vanessa Van Edwards | Posted 04.01.2014 | Women
Vanessa Van Edwards

Men can be extremely hard to read -- especially because the average man uses 13,000 less words on average per day than women. Even though men might not say much with their words, they are saying everything with their body language.

How Introverts Can Use Body Language to Feel Confident

Vanessa Van Edwards | Posted 03.15.2014 | Women
Vanessa Van Edwards

Many people worry that they have to be extroverted to use body language. But this is far from the truth! Introverts can master body language and nonverbal behavior to strengthen their interactions and gain confidence.

5 Guidelines to Catch a Liar

Kevin Goodman | Posted 02.10.2014 | Science
Kevin Goodman

Throw away any notion that a particular sign or behavior is indicative of deception.

Russian Mafia Tombstones Are Just As Outrageous As You'd Expect

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 01.25.2014 | Arts

The 1990s was a decade of excess for Russia, as a select group of citizens close to the government enjoyed the spoils of a newly privatized economic s...

Negotiate for a Raise Using Body Language

Vanessa Van Edwards | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
Vanessa Van Edwards

Negotiating for a salary or promotion can be one of the most stressful parts of a career! However, it is essential you know how to ask for what you deserve.

Body Language in Sports

Vanessa Van Edwards | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports
Vanessa Van Edwards

Being able to read body language is an essential skill for athletes who need to think quickly on the field or court. What are some of the body language cues in sports?

The Body Language of Attraction

Vanessa Van Edwards | Posted 11.23.2013 | Women
Vanessa Van Edwards

Body language is an essential ingredient of attraction. When we talk about love, dating and romance, body language plays a big role. So many people wonder, "What happened in this relationship?" "Why didn't they call?" Body language will give you the tools to know where you stand.

Your Body Is Your Business

MeriLynn Blum | Posted 11.23.2013 | Women
MeriLynn Blum

Befriend your body and it can be a great ally, aligned with your intentions. Deny your body and it can be a formidable opponent, at odds with your intentions.

Emerging Leaders - Making a Good First Impression Is in Your Hands

Gregory Stebbins | Posted 11.09.2013 | Business
Gregory Stebbins

In any face-to-face situation, the more you know about the person you're dealing with, the better you can communicate with them.

Female Body Language

Vanessa Van Edwards | Posted 09.30.2013 | Women
Vanessa Van Edwards

Female body language is not all that different from male body language, however there are a few noticeable differences in female body language that both sexes can make note of.

5 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Rock Their Body Language

Vanessa Van Edwards | Posted 09.21.2013 | Small Business
Vanessa Van Edwards

Entrepreneurs face many body language challenges while starting their business. Unlike most people in business, entrepreneurs are doing the job of 10 people.

The Silent Way You're Sabotaging Your Dating Life

The Huffington Post | Anthonia Akitunde | Posted 06.26.2013 | Fifty

Using your feminine wiles was par for the course when you were younger. A toss of the hair here, a winning smile there and your date was putty in your...

What You Reveal About Yourself by What You Display

Kare Anderson | Posted 08.08.2013 | Impact
Kare Anderson

Did you know that young males with organized college dorm rooms that have a sports décor tend to be conservative? Or that liberals are more likely to...

7 Ways To Impress People In 60 Seconds Or Less

Shelley Emling | Posted 08.05.2013 | Fifty
Shelley Emling

No matter what income level they've achieved, some people still don't have a clue as to how to draw others to them. They don't know what to say to put others at ease or how to act in order to electrify a room. But by the time you reach 50, you should know a thing or two about how to impress those around you.

'Lift Your Wings'

Angelica V. Hernandez, Ph.D. | Posted 07.29.2013 | Women
Angelica V. Hernandez, Ph.D.

When she twists her body, I think of a diver going into a flip, transforming her long sleek body into the diameter of a radial tire. She is balled up, resisting my touch. I talk to her in a soft, playful voice, an attempt to lessen the shame and fear that deforms her body.

Body Language for Aspiring Politicians: Nonverbal Communication in Politics

Vanessa Van Edwards | Posted 06.26.2013 | Politics
Vanessa Van Edwards

For aspiring politicians, knowing how to engage and reach the masses with their ideas and beliefs is essential. But knowing what to say is just as important as how to say it.

Ethnographic Animation: How Reality and Animation Collide

Vanessa Van Edwards | Posted 06.22.2013 | Arts
Vanessa Van Edwards

As audiences become more sophisticated and used to 'reality' television, animators may be able to use body language science to help make characters more believable.

How to Ace an Interview With Body Language

Vanessa Van Edwards | Posted 06.18.2013 | Business
Vanessa Van Edwards

It is very important for interviewees to not only think about the verbal answers they want to give in an interview, but also what their nonverbal answers are saying.

Calling a Bluff: Is It All in the Arms?

Wray Herbert | Posted 06.09.2013 | Science
Wray Herbert

We all know the expression "poker face" because the face is where we expect to find meaningful information. But what if poker players are looking in the wrong place?

The Dos and Don'ts of Body Language at Work, From Nicole Williams (WATCH)

Posted 08.14.2013 | MarloThomas

Good posture, a firm handshake and eye contact are crucial in the workplace. When career expert Nicole Williamsjoined me on Mondays With Marlo, she ex...

5 Ways To Use Your Body To Get What You Want

Karen S. Exkorn | Posted 03.19.2013 | Fifty
Karen S. Exkorn

Five Tips from a Corporate Persuasion Expert. Uncross your arms. Uncross your legs. Okay. If you insist on crossing your legs, then cross them towards the person you want to persuade to do something.

Why You Didn't Get the Job: Hiring Managers Tell All

LearnVest | Posted 05.08.2013 | Women
LearnVest

"I'm sorry -- we've actually made an offer to another candidate." It's a phrase any job hunter hates to hear, especially when the days drag on after your initial interview, and you begin to wonder, "Where did I go wrong?"

Relationship Advice: 8 Strategies To Create More Love In Your Life

Dr. Randy Kamen | Posted 04.05.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Randy Kamen

Focus on the areas in which you can improve your relationships and discover the myriad possibilities that will unfold before you. Let this be the year that you deepen your relationships and find the love that you truly deserve.