How to Do a Vow of Silence
Fun Fact: When you are silent people have the tendency to yell at you. They also become more animated–one coffee barista tried using sign language. All I wanted to do was scream: Just because I am silent doesn’t mean I can’t hear! But of course, I couldn’t say a word. So I let people yell […]
I am silent.
As many of you know I start my vow of silence tomorrow! –and I know we have quite a few amazing readers taking this vow of silence together. I am so honored and excited to hear how it goes for you as well. I am going to be practicing the art of listening. Thank you […]
What Do You See: Is He Doping?
This article is written by Jeff Baird, a Certified Body Language Trainer through the Science of People and founder of Arise from the Dust, a mentoring service to help people overcome obstacles and conquer their goals. You can follow Jeff on Facebook here and Twitter here. Too often we discover that famous athletes are taking some […]
The Science of Better Sleep
This article is written by Kyle McNatt, an Engineer, Entrepreneur, Copywriter, and Body Language Trainer certified through the Science of People. He helps entrepreneurs succeed. You can contact him by email at: firstname.lastname@example.org, or follow him on Twitter. Sleep is wonderful. It is amazing, and it is absolutely necessary for a long and happy life. So […]
Here at the Science of People we are allergic to boring. I’m also constantly fighting against dullness in my own life. This is why I often wear weird leggings: And pass out weird business lollipops instead of business cards: And make interesting food conversation starters for parties I go to: So many people ask me […]
Calling All Teachers
Are you a teacher? Do you know any teachers? We want to run a power posing experiment and we need your help. Here at the Science of People, we run all kinds of crazy experiments. And we are ready to start our next one. Will you help? Hypothesis: Does power posing make you smarter? Background: […]
How to Get a Standing Ovation
Oh, the Standing O. It’s coveted by speakers. It’s hoped for by audiences. It’s the ultimate reward for a speech well-given. Why is that some speakers can move us so deeply that we stand to our feet in triumph? Here at the Science of People we study the hidden forces that drive our behavior. We […]
10 Ways to Be More Professionally Effective
Do you want to be more effective professionally? This means: Making more connections Leading your colleagues, teams and industry Finding happiness and meaning in your work We have all kinds of articles, tips and courses for professionals to increase their effectiveness. I decided to do a round-up post of our top articles for professionals. Whether […]
If I Were a Robot…
If I were a robot…what would I need to know? I can’t stop thinking about this question. Specifically, I am recently consumed by the question: How do you teach a robot human behavior? WARNING: I am about to geek out about robots, technology and artificial intelligence in this post. Interested? Terrified? Baffled? Read on. The […]
Looking for Sports Coaches!
Are you a coach? Do you know anyone who coaches a sports team? We want to run a power posing experiment and we need your help. Here at the Science of People we run all kinds of crazy experiments. And we are ready to start our next one. Will you help? Hypothesis: Does body language prime you […]