Win Friends and Influence People

Expert tricks for making others like you.

Friendship: The Laws of Attraction

By Karen Karbo
Everything we thought we knew about making friends is backwards.

Confidence: Stepping Out

By Erika Casriel
Prepping for a party or taking small social risks can lead to breakthroughs in confidence.

Clinton: A Study in Charisma

By Stephanie Sarkis Ph.D.
Politics aside, Clinton was a master of charisma.

The Art of Influence

By Carlin Flora
Secrets to complaining effectively, motivating loved ones, and getting what you want without being a jerk.

Unconscious Branding

By Douglas Van Praet
Elucidating the unconscious mind helps marketers help consumers

The Making of a Serial Killer Groupie

By Joni E Johnston Psy.D.
How Good Women Hook Up with Bad Men

The Network Effect Isn't Good Enough....

By Nir Eyal
Social media exploiting our habits?

How to Keep Conversations From Becoming Fights

By Jeremy E Sherman Ph.D.
Of politics, infallibility contests & pre-conniptual agreement

The X-Factors of Success

By Carlin Flora
The personality traits that make some humans superhuman.

Reading Body Language: It’s Not Easy, But You Can Improve

By Ronald E Riggio Ph.D.
Can you learn body language and how?

You Can Be a "Simple" Leader

By Larry Stybel, Ed.D. and Maryanne Peabody, MBA
Let the basic accounting equation be your guide.

Friends Tell Friends Their Secret Fears

By Donna Barstow
A cartoon about hair anxiety.

Powerful Words

By Chris Guillebeau
The words we use matter.

Polish Off Your Personal Space

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
This guide to personal space will help you perfect your body language

How To Be A Leader

By Alex Lickerman M.D.
Why people seek leadership in every area of their lives

Are there universals in human behavior?

By Nigel Barber Ph.D.
Or is evolutionary psychology on the ropes?

Top Tip for Midlife Mom's Makeover? Fix Attitude

By Pamela Cytrynbaum
Middle school girls gave this mom a midlife, love life makeover from inside out

What to tell kids after failures and mistakes

By Karen Salmansohn
Research in the field of developmental psychology suggests these tools.

Five Keys to Enhancing Your Emotional Intelligence

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

Seven Ways to Say “No” and Keep Good Relations

By Preston Ni M.S.B.A.
Set your boundaries without feeling guilty.

Solve Tough Dilemmas With the Win-Win Waltz

By Susan Heitler Ph.D.
All conflicts can be resolved, with everyone winning, if you know how.

How Baboons Choose Their Leaders

By Loretta G. Breuning Ph.D.
Baboons put their trust in leaders who reward them

Craving Connection

By Robert Evans Wilson Jr.
We desire relationships because they make us feel important

How Children Make Friends (part 1)

By Eileen Kennedy-Moore Ph.D.
Showing openness to friendship

Keeping Friends When You're Depressed

By Victoria Maxwell
Keeping Friends When You're Depressed

Truth vs. Power

By Andrea Mathews LPC, Ph.D.
What is one without the other?

Power Vs. Truth

By Andrea Mathews LPC, Ph.D.
Which one gives you the greater edge?

5 Winning Ways and How to Make Them Work for You

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
Give yourself the psychological edge, no matter what the competition

Friendship: The Unsinkable Ship

By Patty O'Grady Ph.D.
The teacher is the key to friendship in the connected classroom.

Five Essential Skills for Leadership in the 21st Century

By Melanie Greenberg Ph.D.
Who You Are and Whether You Care are Just as Important as What You Do

How to Keep Your Cool with Competitive People

By Melanie Greenberg Ph.D.
People skills to help you stand your ground

How Keeping a Zen Mind Can Save a Relationship

By Toni Bernhard J.D.
Rushing to judgment about another may only hurt yourself.

Charisma: What Is It? Do You Have It?

By Ronald E Riggio Ph.D.
Which famous people have charisma? How do you compare?

The Spiritual Disconnect In A Society Of Deception

By J. R. Bruns M.D.
Spirituality is no vaccine against mirage relationships.

Making Friends: Having Trouble Getting Close

By Irene S Levine Ph.D.
Having a “wingman” can be a useful if you have have a hard time making friends.

Birds of a Feather Smoke and Drink Together

By Jaime Derringer Ph.D.
Why are we so similar to our friends?

Are You Confident About Your Best Quality?

By Donna Barstow
Sometimes it helps to get a second opinion.

Single Midlife Man FINDS Romantic Solution

By Jeremy E Sherman Ph.D.
Twelve guidelines for living the Loaner lifestyle

Why boundaries are important

By F. Diane Barth L.C.S.W.
Setting limits can be hard sometimes, but not setting them can be worse

Friendship: The Key to Happiness

By Patty O'Grady Ph.D.
Teach relationships and the connected life.

10 Ways to Ace a Job Interview

By Stephanie Sarkis Ph.D.
Give yourself an edge over your competition.

10 Ways To Radiate Positivity And Be Attractive

By Susan Heitler Ph.D.
People who feel good and who give good vibes to others are more attractive.

How Children Make Friends (part 3)

By Eileen Kennedy-Moore Ph.D.
Moving from friendly to friendship.

Magical Friendship-Making Moments

By Bella DePaulo Ph.D.
Close friendships can come with big life changes