What Is the Importance of Nonverbal Communications?

Why study nonverbals? Because as you will see, they matter more than we think.

Making Sense of FBI Director James Comey's Testimony

Too often we talk about politicians talking to Russian as though there were no threat—there is always a threat with Putin in charge.

Lessons From The Abyss

Valuable lessons in dealing with those suffering from Alzheimer's.
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10 Fleeting Behaviors That Say So Much

Sometimes the most fleeting ephemeral behaviors are the ones that reveal what is really in the heart and the mind.

Chirality: A Look at Emotional Asymmetry of The Face

The face sometimes reveals multiple emotions at once—here is a look at emotional asymmetry of the face.

The Paranoid Partner

When there is more than suspicion in a relationship—the dangers of the paranoid personality in a relationship

Eggshell Relationships

How can you recognize an emotionally unstable personality before he or she harms you?

Ten Persuasive Behaviors For Meetings

Everyone has advice for best behaviors to use in meetings—here are ten suggestions that are not often discussed yet are highly influential.

On Wound Collectors

What do many mass murderers have in common? Something many see but fail to recognize in advance.

10 Techniques For Overcoming Speaker's Anxiety

We have all experienced the nervousness and anxiety of having to speak in public. Here are ten easy ways professional speakers overcome the jitters.

Identifying The Next Mass Murderer—Before It’s Too Late

We average 20 mass murders a year—what can be done?

Tongue Juts

Why do we do tongue juts - they don't really benefit us? Perhaps there is a benefit - honesty.

To Kiss Or To Hug

Traveling to Paris? Here is a little insight into social greetings.

Why We Hate It When People Invade Our Space

Why exercising social intelligence matters and why it can dominate a news cycle

Psychopathy and Mass Movements

The predators that join mass movements and terrorist organizations

Ten Ways to Keep Family Members From Ruining Your Holidays

Don't let family members ruin your holiday festivities.

20 Clues To Toxic Bosses

When bosses make us feel bad - even sick - but we don't know why: This 20 item checklist will help.

12 Things Narcissists Think

How Narcissists view themselves - 12 surprising answers

9 Truths Exposing a Myth About Body Language

Arm Crossing - we all do it and it means more than you think

Facial Denting

Why would we ever intentionally dent our own faces?
What Can You Learn About Someone From Just a Photo?

What Can You Learn About Someone From Just a Photo?

We love to analyze photos of friends or even politicians but are they always reliable in letting us know what people are thinking, feeling, desiring, or intending?

Why Predators Are Attracted to Careers in the Clergy

15 reasons why predators seek careers in the clergy.

What to Make of the Woody Allen Case?

Questions we should be asking about the sexual predation of children and society's role.

5 Ways That Body Language Can Signal Trouble

During high stress or a calamity, these unique behaviors shout "I need help."

Jaw Shifting

We have heard of shifty eyes but what about a shifty jaw? What the jaw tells us about what is going on in the mind.

How You See the World Makes All the Difference

The number one skill all great discoverers, innovators, and entrepreneurs have in common. This one indispensable ability.

The Art of Handshaking

Everyone has received a "bad handshake," that left a bad impression. Here are some thoughts on how to do it properly and how to avoid common mistakes.

Job Interviews—Things to Avoid

Here are forty examples from HR departments of things you shouldn't do during a job interview.

Wound Collectors

There are people who intentionally look for and collect social slights for their personal benefit. Who are these Wound Collectors and what can we expect?

Christopher Dorner's Toxic Manifesto

Once again, just as in the case of the Unabomber, a manifesto gives insight into the deadly triad of narcissism, paranoia, and "wound collecting."