Category: Social Interaction

Freedom Defined: A Revolutionary Method to Free the Human Mind

Freedom Defined Freedom is essential for living a happy and fulfilling life.  Real freedom comes from ourselves, and it begins with our thoughts.  Freeing the human mind (as opposed to the body) is the foundation for the most real and genuine form of freedom. But what does it mean when a human mind is free?  There's a lot of talk about this subject, and a lot of people assume they know what it means and have a free mind.  The problem is, almost everybody - free thinking or not, still think Read more [...]

25 Acts of Body Language to Avoid

Our body language exhibits far more information about how we feel than it is possible to articulate verbally.  All of the physical gestures we make are subconsciously interpreted by others.  This can work for or against us depending on the kind of body language we use.  Some gestures project a very positive message, while others do nothing but set a negative tone.   Most people are totally oblivious to their own body language, so the discipline of controlling these gestures can Read more [...]

10 Steps to a Gold Star Handshake

A Fortune 500 CEO once said that when he had to choose between two candidates with similar qualifications, he gave the position to the candidate with the better handshake.  Extreme?  Perhaps, but management experts at the University of Iowa analyzing interactions in job interviews declared handshakes "more important than agreeableness, conscientiousness, or emotional stability."  Other studies determined that a handshake improves the quality of the interaction, producing a higher degree of intimacy Read more [...]

The RIGHT Way to Handle a Police Stop

In this video reenactment, some college students are stopped by a police officer. The driver flexes his constitutional rights and goes on about his way. Read more [...]

Secrets of Body Language

Humans can communicate volumes without ever opening their mouths, all through the amazing power of body language. This surprising History Channel presentation explores the subtle art of silent (and sometimes, inadvertent) signals, and examines the ways in which political leaders and celebrities use the method to entice audiences to trust and follow them. Body language is a form of non-verbal communication, which consists of body posture, gestures, facial expressions, and eye movements. Humans Read more [...]