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The Resource Body language for dummies, by Elizabeth Kuhnke, (electronic book)

Body language for dummies, by Elizabeth Kuhnke, (electronic book)

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Body language for dummies
Title
Body language for dummies
Statement of responsibility
by Elizabeth Kuhnke
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Body language is a fascinating topic that can often reveal how the human mind works. Written by a communication expert, 'Body Language For Dummies' explains how the body indicates what the person really means.
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  • StDuBDS
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Kuhnke, Elizabeth
Dewey number
153.69
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF637.N66
Literary form
non fiction
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Body language
Summary expansion
The complete guide to mastering the art of effective body language Body Language For Dummies is your ideal guide to understanding other people, and helping them understand you. Body language is a critical component of good communication, and often conveys a bigger message than the words you say. This book teaches you how to interpret what people really mean by observing their posture, gestures, eye movements, and more, and holds up a mirror to give you a clear idea of how you're being interpreted yourself. This updated third edition includes new coverage of virtual meetings, multicultural outsourcing environments, devices, and boardroom behaviours for women, as well as insight into Harvard professor Amy Cuddy's research into how body language affects testosterone and cortisol, as published in the Harvard Business Review.. Body language is a fascinating topic that reveals how the human mind works. Image and presentation are crucial to successful communication, both in business and in your personal life. This book is your guide to decoding body language, and adjusting your own habits to improve your interactions with others. Become a better communicator without saying a word Make a better first (and second, and third...) impression Learn what other people's signals really mean Transform your personal and professional relationships Realising what kind of impression you give is a valuable thing, and learning how to make a more positive impact is an incredibly useful skill. Whether you want to improve your prospects in job seeking, dating, or climbing the corporate ladder, Body Language For Dummies helps you translate the unspoken and get your message across
Label
Body language for dummies, by Elizabeth Kuhnke, (electronic book)
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Publication
Note
  • Previous edition: 2012
  • Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
<p>Introduction 1</p> <p><b>Part I: Getting Started with Body Language 5</b></p> <p>Chapter 1: Defining Body Language 7</p> <p>Chapter 2: Looking Closer at Non-Verbal Gestures 35</p> <p><b>Part II: Starting at the Top 45</b></p> <p>Chapter 3: Heading to the Heart of the Matter 47</p> <p>Chapter 4: Watching Facial Expressions 63</p> <p>Chapter 5: The Eyes Have It 77</p> <p>Chapter 6: Mastering Lip Reading 95</p> <p><b>Part III: The Trunk: Limbs and Roots 109</b></p> <p>Chapter 7: Taking It From the Torso 111</p> <p>Chapter 8: Arming Yourself 127</p> <p>Chapter 9: Letting Your Hands Do the Talking 143</p> <p>Chapter 10: Standing Your Ground 169</p> <p>Chapter 11: Playing with Props 181</p> <p><b>Part IV: Putting the Body into Social and Business Context 191</b></p> <p>Chapter 12: Being Aware of Territorial Rights and Regulations 193</p> <p>Chapter 13: Rating, Dating and Mating: Courting with Your Body 211</p> <p>Chapter 14: Interviewing, Influencing and Playing Politics 231</p> <p>Chapter 15: Crossing the Cultural Divide 255</p> <p>Chapter 16: Reading the Signs 271</p> <p><b>Part V: The Part of Tens 279</b></p> <p>Chapter 17: Ten Ways to Spot Deception 281</p> <p>Chapter 18: Ten Ways to Reveal Your Attractiveness 289</p> <p>Chapter 19: Ten Ways to Find Out About Someone Without Asking 295</p> <p>Chapter 20: Ten Ways to Improve Your Silent Communication 303</p> <p>Index 309</p>
Control code
AH28636241
Edition
3rd edition.
Extent
xii, 326 pages
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
After 5 minutes Preview, click on &#x32;Request Access&#x33;, fill in a form with your details. If triggered, the book will be loaned and tied to the one user for 1 week, during which time users can read or download as they choose. 4th user request triggers auto-purchase
Isbn
9781119076407
Isbn Type
(ebk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Body language for dummies, by Elizabeth Kuhnke, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
  • Previous edition: 2012
  • Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
<p>Introduction 1</p> <p><b>Part I: Getting Started with Body Language 5</b></p> <p>Chapter 1: Defining Body Language 7</p> <p>Chapter 2: Looking Closer at Non-Verbal Gestures 35</p> <p><b>Part II: Starting at the Top 45</b></p> <p>Chapter 3: Heading to the Heart of the Matter 47</p> <p>Chapter 4: Watching Facial Expressions 63</p> <p>Chapter 5: The Eyes Have It 77</p> <p>Chapter 6: Mastering Lip Reading 95</p> <p><b>Part III: The Trunk: Limbs and Roots 109</b></p> <p>Chapter 7: Taking It From the Torso 111</p> <p>Chapter 8: Arming Yourself 127</p> <p>Chapter 9: Letting Your Hands Do the Talking 143</p> <p>Chapter 10: Standing Your Ground 169</p> <p>Chapter 11: Playing with Props 181</p> <p><b>Part IV: Putting the Body into Social and Business Context 191</b></p> <p>Chapter 12: Being Aware of Territorial Rights and Regulations 193</p> <p>Chapter 13: Rating, Dating and Mating: Courting with Your Body 211</p> <p>Chapter 14: Interviewing, Influencing and Playing Politics 231</p> <p>Chapter 15: Crossing the Cultural Divide 255</p> <p>Chapter 16: Reading the Signs 271</p> <p><b>Part V: The Part of Tens 279</b></p> <p>Chapter 17: Ten Ways to Spot Deception 281</p> <p>Chapter 18: Ten Ways to Reveal Your Attractiveness 289</p> <p>Chapter 19: Ten Ways to Find Out About Someone Without Asking 295</p> <p>Chapter 20: Ten Ways to Improve Your Silent Communication 303</p> <p>Index 309</p>
Control code
AH28636241
Edition
3rd edition.
Extent
xii, 326 pages
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
After 5 minutes Preview, click on &#x32;Request Access&#x33;, fill in a form with your details. If triggered, the book will be loaned and tied to the one user for 1 week, during which time users can read or download as they choose. 4th user request triggers auto-purchase
Isbn
9781119076407
Isbn Type
(ebk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)
Specific material designation
remote

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