The First Impression

The First Impression

That initial encounter matters. In fact, it can make or break your chances to land that new job or win over a potential mate. Here's how to wow everyone you meet.

The First Date

By Maria Baratta Ph.D., L.C.S.W.
How to avoid relationship doom

Secrets of Special Agents

By Kaja Perina
Meet three masters of ace mind reading.

How To Sell It

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
Using psychology to ace the interview

Thin Slices & First Impressions

By Jeff Thompson
Thin slices are not food but still very important!

Power Posing: Using Nonverbal Cues to Gain Advantage

By Ronald E Riggio Ph.D.
A simple "power pose" can make you more confident.

Five Strategies for a Fabulous First Impression

By Thomas G Plante Ph.D., ABPP
First impressions matter so make the most of them!

Five Keys to Enhancing Your Emotional Intelligence

By Preston Ni M.S.B.A.
Ninety Percent of High Performers Possess High EQ

How Do You Compliment a Beautiful Person?

By Donna Barstow
A cartoon about how to.tell someone you really really like him.

Looks Can Kill – Your Better Judgment

By Bella DePaulo Ph.D.
An angelic look can fool government agents

Megamind: On Being Blue

By Robin S. Rosenberg Ph.D.
How other people, in part, affects who you become.

Beauty Is More Than Skin Deep: The Different Types of Attractiveness

By Ronald E Riggio Ph.D.
Which type(s) of attractiveness do you possess?

When Making Impressions, Mind the Other Person's Manners

By Rodolfo Mendoza-Denton Ph.D.
Too intense a self-focus can hurt the first impression you make.

What Kind of Lover Will He Be?

By Donna Barstow
A cartoon about those tricky first dates.

Want to Boost Your Job Prospects? Try a Beauty Makeover

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
Beauty - and competence- are in the eye of the beholder

Once again, sex changes everything. Thinking about opportunities to mate leads to risks-taking

By Ryan T. Howell Ph.D.
Opportunities to mate leads to risk-taking.

Making wishes come true - just do it!

By Talya Miron-Shatz Ph.D.
Behavioral economics' secret to making your wishes come true—right now!

The Power of Authentic Smiles

By Guy Winch Ph.D.
The power or authentic smiles