A Quick Body Language Trick.

Here’s a bit of body-language trivia that you can have some fun with.  Sometimes.  OK, the opportunity probably won’t come up that often if you’re a student, but if you’re in business you’ll be able to ring it out every once in a while.    Here’s the trick:  Just by looking at somebody you are able […]

Continue Reading 0

A Little Romance

Considering how many college campuses I appear at, it’s hardly surprising that one of the questions I get asked most frequently is “How can I tell if he or she is interested in me?” Somepeople do seem to have an innate gift for reading the non-verbal cues that signal romantic interest. Alas, most of the rest of […]

Continue Reading 0

I Get Questioned By The Police

It’s not what you’re thinking. After last night’s show a man approached  me with a question I actually get pretty often.  He wanted to know if I trained law enforcement professionals how to read and interpret body language.    The event I was entertaining for was an annual meeting of an association of telecommunications cooperatives, so the […]

Continue Reading 0

A Good Handshake Brings In The Money

Dan Ariely is a behavioral economist. As I understand it, he studies the psychological and behavioral elements of how we make our economic choices. Recently, he described a fascinating experiment the illustrates the incredible power of body language.  In brief, he took a scruffy college student, dressed him like a bum, and set him to panhandling on […]

Continue Reading 0

It’s Not Just Humans Who Express Through Body Language

Actually body language is even more important for animals, since they can’t express through language.  But the photos in this story are particularly striking.    The baby gorilla was rescued from poachers, and you can see from its body language how it starts off being terrified, but eventually becomes comfortable with its rescuers,  and then eventually forms […]

Continue Reading 0
“You made the experience unforgettable!” — Wm Wrigley Jr. Company
“Everyone was thrilled!” — Coldwell Banker
“You were fantastic!” — Phillips Electric
“You were both hilarious and astounding!” — Novartis
“Each time is a bigger hit than the last!” — American Crystal Sugar
“Our recruits can’t stop raving about you! — Ernst and Young
“The perfect speaker for our Leadership Institute!” — Intertek
previous arrow
next arrow
Slider