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How To Acquire Great People Skills

David Wygant | Posted 10.17.2016 | GPS for the Soul
David Wygant

How do you acquire great people skills? Well, you can run a Google search for "people skills" and hopefully find it on Imagine that: add...

The Art of People: 11 Simple People Skills That Will Get You Everything You Want

Pam Nochlin | Posted 08.03.2016 | Books
Pam Nochlin

Dave Kerpen, Founder & CEO of Likeable Local, a social media agency and NY Times best-selling author recently published; "The Art of People: 11 Simple People Skills That Will Get You Everything You Want."

How to Get People to Be Less Rude

Vanessa Van Edwards | Posted 07.28.2016 | Business
Vanessa Van Edwards

Let's face it, people can be rude. Mean. Unforgiving. But what if I told you that I have a way to get people to be less rude....using science?

Dave Kerpen on How to Build and Manage Your Team Effectively

Zev Gotkin | Posted 05.10.2016 | Business
Zev Gotkin

While Dave is known as an industry leader and influencer, the Likeable CEO is equally known for being - well - a very "likeable" guy. I've heard many interviewers testify as such and after meeting him myself, I can verify that this is indeed the case.

What Tango Taught Me About People

Vanessa Van Edwards | Posted 04.21.2016 | Women
Vanessa Van Edwards

You cannot think at all during tango, but you have to be incredibly mentally alert. The only time I have ever felt this seemingly paradoxical experience is during meditation. Not surprisingly, I am terrible at meditation.

The Angry Bee: How to Handle Criticism in Your Life and Business

Maria Montgomery | Posted 02.23.2016 | Impact
Maria Montgomery

To quietly analyze our own actions and accept criticism where due, whilst simultaneously and kindly explaining where it is not, is an art. We want to feel good and when we are hit by something that doesn't make us feel good, like criticism, all defense mechanisms are turned up high.

The Most Direct Way To Be Assertive

Quora | Posted 12.04.2015 | GPS for the Soul

What should I do to be more assertive? The result of assertiveness is respect. So how do you get it? Be calm. Speak firmly but more softly. Don't yell. Don't beg. State things as they are.

4 Ways to Be More Charismatic In Conversations

Quora | Posted 11.04.2015 | GPS for the Soul

Charisma is mostly about confidence. There are several easy ways to increase your confidence, or appear to be more confident.

5 Incredible Reasons We Are Petrified of Cold Calling and Overcoming Them in 3 Simple Steps

Ian Khan | Posted 09.12.2016 | Business
Ian Khan

In all fairness, if you feel you can't breathe when cold calling and your mind gets numb, you are one of us. The regular people. Folks who are normal. With that now made clear, you can take a deep breath and relax.

United Airlines' "Tech Failure" Was Really a People Failure

Ken Gruberman | Posted 07.10.2016 | Technology
Ken Gruberman

Yesterday's event was described as a computer failure; however, the biggest failure I saw was not with technology, but with people. Primarily, those United people on the front line -- the staff who are first to interact with customers as they arrive at the airport.

The Importance Behind People Skills

Ramiz Bozai | Posted 12.04.2014 | Teen
Ramiz Bozai

There are many essential life skills a person must learn in order to thrive in life. They often depict a person's level of success, and happiness. Throughout my life adventures, I've learned that people skills are vital to succeeding in the circumstances we face nowadays.

5 Habits of Exceptionally Charismatic People

Vanessa Van Edwards | Posted 11.18.2014 | Women
Vanessa Van Edwards

A common misconception is that highly charismatic people are perfect. That their charisma comes from their superior, skills, income or looks. But this is not the case at all.

How to Improve Your People Skills

Lisa Mirza Grotts | Posted 10.02.2014 | Business
Lisa Mirza Grotts

Learning to solve problems and work with people can be the best way to exhibit class. Remember: Your people skills are your social skills. Define the problem in terms of needs. Brainstorm possible solutions. Select the solution that will best meet everyone's needs.

5 Tips to Be a Social Badass

Kevin Kleitches | Posted 09.26.2014 | Business
Kevin Kleitches

People have a tendency to be so wrapped up in themselves. This kind of egocentricity is natural, but it won't help you stand out. Make someone feel good about themselves today and give them a thoughtful compliment.

A New MCAT and a New Focus for Future Doctors

Abdulrahman El-Sayed | Posted 04.29.2012 | College
Abdulrahman El-Sayed

For a profession focused on caring for people, it's a wonder that so little attention is paid to empathy, compassion, or communication skills in the selection of future doctors.

Authentic, Satisfying People Connections Need Only Three Things

Margaret Ruth | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Margaret Ruth

If someone can hear your truth and relate to it, you have the beginning of a connection, a beginning of a relate-tionship.