Posts from July 2017

Just like handwriting, how a person shakes hand is also a clue to their inner nature. Nowhere will you find a larger variety in handshakes than at your workplace. So if you know what each handshake says about the person you are interacting with at workplace, you can put that knowledge to good use. Here are ten types of handshakes that you should know about. 
 
1. Sweaty palms: This is usually the sign of a nervous person. When a person is nervous their sympathetic nervous system often becomes overactive, sometimes resulting in sweaty palms. 
 
2. Dead fish: Of all the types of handshakes, the 'dead fish' is the most infamous one. The hand has no energy, there is no shake, no squeeze, not even a pinch, and it gives the feeling you are holding a dead fish instead of a hand. This handshake is synonym to low self-esteem. 

The importance of good body language. We never get a second chance to create a first impression. 

We never get a second chance to create a first impression. 
Body language can be up to 70% of all communication at the first meeting. Within the first seven seconds of meeting the other person has checked you out visually. If you are not aware of good body language you maybe undermining your networking opportunities by discouraging the other person. 
 
Some tips to good body language; 

It is estimated that there are up to 3,000,000 blogs posted every day, if that’s true then how do you get heard or noticed. 

What is blogging? 
It’s described as a place to express yourself to the world, a journal or diary that is on the internet! 
 

A smart person knows everything a wise person knows everyone.