How to make an unforgettable first impression
In order to make a first impression on the interlocutor, you need a strong handshake, acceptable appearance and eye contact. These are basic principles, and you probably know them. All…

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How to succeed in networking without feeling disgusted with yourself
Hello! For those of us who are torn between the desire to develop our communication skills, communicating with people without embarrassment and awkwardness, and an almost unbearable desire to close…

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Survive
By the nature of my work, I have to hold several intense meetings with various people during the day. This is a new experience, and already trusted partners. The practice…

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Monthly Archives: June 2018

How to make an unforgettable first impression

In order to make a first impression on the interlocutor, you need a strong handshake, acceptable appearance and eye contact. These are basic principles, and you probably know them. All this is true, but not enough.

If you want to be remembered by the interlocutor after the first short contact, you should think not only about how to look, but also what to say and how to say it. Here are some tips from Annette Grand, who has spent several decades teaching American businessmen how to behave in public.

Go to the individual
Do not hesitate to Supplement the professional approach with details that are not directly related to it. Continue reading

And with pleasure, and without sin

A large-scale scientific study conducted by Australian scientists confirmed what we all know from early childhood-chocolate really helps the brain work better.

This is great news for all guilt-ridden sweet tooths who want to lead a healthy lifestyle and increase their productivity.

The essence of the study, conducted for as many as thirty years among 1000 people, was to find out how a particular diet and lifestyle affect the quality of the latter.

The link between regular chocolate consumption and improved cognitive function was one of the first to be established. Continue reading

That awkward moment

The negotiations — a delicate thing. Sometimes the sales Manager feels that he did everything right, but the deal still didn’t happen. Does this mean that he was actually wrong? Perhaps not. But it is likely that he, without realizing it, caused rejection in a potential client.

Jeffrey James, author of the Sales Source blog, shared a list of such actions. Everyone who needs to convince someone or sell something from time to time should get acquainted with it. Read it, and if you notice something like this, stop immediately:

1. Speak to the client’s teeth (instead of talking to him). Continue reading

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How to make an unforgettable first impression
In order to make a first impression on the interlocutor, you need a strong handshake, acceptable appearance and eye contact. These are basic principles, and you probably know them. All…

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Survive
By the nature of my work, I have to hold several intense meetings with various people during the day. This is a new experience, and already trusted partners. The practice…

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Wash or not wash
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