Learn what common sense and intuition doesn't teach you. How to be Funny and Charismatic There is something for everyone in this book because, let's face it, who doesn't want to be liked, at least a little more if not a lot? Change how people feel your presence. How to be Funny and Charismatic. There were some interesting things, but also things that I think are wrong. Improv comedy and memorable conversations have almost everything in common, from their premise to what makes them great to their end goals.
How to Avoid Being Judged. How to be Funny and Charismatic There is something for everyone in this book because, let's face it, who doesn't want to be liked, at least a little more if not a lot? You really should by the way. How to Turn Enemies into Friends. How can you create that feeling of organic attraction you have with your childhood friends? How to Gain Trust and Credibility. In The Science of Likability, you'll get all that and more.
Some of the most interesting, shocking, and counterintuitive scientific conclusions to simply make people want to be around you. Small and subtle actions, big results. Felt a couple chapters were Better than I expected See; first of all, this book lost a whole star because I had the whispersinc to voice version. Every piece of advice in this book to increase your social standing and likability factor is backed by in-depth, peer-reviewed research. And so it's always been easier to just continue standing off to the side in the shadows. From Freud, to Cialdini, to Pavlov, to Schachter, to Goleman, these studies are insightful, analytical, sometimes surprising, but most importantly effective and actionable. Likability is the hidden force that makes people appear to be lucky in life and receive more opportunities than they know what to do with.
My favorite takeaway from this book is the tendency of our thoughts about others to be true. Every piece of advice in this book to increase your social standing and likability factor is 100% backed by in-depth, peer-reviewed research. Small and subtle actions, big results: - Chapter 1. Denk je dat dit item auteursrechten schendt? I like the part on winning groups over as well, because, while many people function well in face-to-face conversations, they fall apart when it comes to group discussions. Learn how subconsciously make yourself seem likable, trustworthy, and intelligent. From Freud, to Cialdini, to Pavlov, to Schachter, to Goleman, these studies are insightful, analytical, sometimes surprising, but most importantly effective and actionable.
I liked having a book that I could pick up and read and then drop for a few days without feeling like I was missing out or forgot major plot points. The chapters are short, sweet, and to the point, which is great. Description 100% scientific and proven ways to make friends quickly, turn enemies into friends, gain trust, and be flat-out likable. Likability is the hidden force that makes people appear lucky in life and receive more opportunities than they to do with. This book is a quick read about the various wars in which we can consciously take advantage of natural human physiology to form better relationships and creat greater influence in our lives.
When you master the right manipulation techniques, the real ones, it is completely possible to influence other people's thinkings and make them do what you desire. It's subconscious, and it's the small signs that signal our brains to let their guards down and embrace others. This book was totally phoned in. This is a great read. How to Turn Enemies into Friends. It makes every sentence sound the same: totally monotonous.
He makes good points, but does not bring anything really new to the table. Each chapter explains a summary of the experiments or theories behind why these tactics work. The speaker is good, good voice and easy to listen to. One other criticism I had was there could be more details. A better book is the Charisma Myth. We're not all trying to become standup comedians, and this isn't a book about ha-ha jokes with setups and punch lines.
I would recommend this audiobook, it's a good intro into human interactions with very simple examples. Great Read - Eye opening Speaking as a non-people person who is working on changing that aspect of my character this book was helpful in providing implementable tactics and ideas to help me in my personal transition. Learn to simply make a better impression on people, put them at ease, charm them, and make them smile with you. I don't remember anything remarkable in this book or that I hadn't heard before, and a few things I just disagreed with. How to be More Endearing. I started reading this book out of curiosity as tend to be attrcted to psychology research books which this one has. Regardless, I gained some valuable insight and really think that certain chapters were more helpful than others - and worth revisiting when I have questions - while others didn't seem to be very helpful.