Decoding Charisma

What it is that makes some people absolutely magnetic? And is it a good thing?

What Is Charisma and Charismatic Leadership?

By Ronald E Riggio Ph.D.
Is charisma born or made? What makes leaders charismatic?

What Makes Something Sexy?

By Mark Banschick M.D.
What Accounts for Sexual Taste?

Popular Kids

By Eileen Kennedy-Moore Ph.D.
Why Are Some Children Popular?

Celebrity vs. Charisma: What’s the Difference?

By Ronald E Riggio Ph.D.
What makes people charismatic?

The Three Laws for Increasing Your Personal Charisma

By Heidi Reeder Ph.D.
Anyone can command attention, if they know the secrets.

Why Are We Fascinated By Celebrities?

By Sheila Kohler
What makes us follow the lives of the famous with fascination?

The Charismatic Appeal of Nelson Mandela

By Mark van Vugt Ph.D.
What the world saw—and wanted to see—in Mandela

Can Charisma Be Taught?

By Mark van Vugt Ph.D.
Top 10 tips to be a more effective leader.

Should We Watch Out For The Charming One?

By Sheila Kohler
Watch out for smooth talkers.

Charismatic Leadership: The X-Factor in Politics

By Mark van Vugt Ph.D.
How to work on your charisma.