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Getting the audience to love you — lessons from Michelle Obama’s recent speech

As appeard in YourStory on 11 August 2016 First Lady of the United States Michelle Obama swept the audience off their feet during her recent speech declaring her support to Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton for the upcoming elections. As the US presidential elections tumbles closer, we see more and more leaders coming forward to give […]

How These 7 Non-Verbal Cues Can Make Or Break Your Startup

How These 7 Non-Verbal Cues Can Make Or Break Your Startup

As appeared in Inc42 on March 3, 2017 As a startup or scaling up entrepreneur, you might be busy making your mark in your core business, which can mean that oftentimes you give other aspects a slip. You might be toiling through the night to beat your competition at being the first in product discovery […]

Modi’s nervous body language makes his speech at BRICS summit uninspiring

Modi’s nervous body language makes his speech at BRICS summit uninspiring

As appeared in FirstPost on July 18,2014 It was somewhat disconcerting to watch Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s lacklustre performance in the first speech he gave to an international audience during the recent BRICS summit. While one can understand his nervousness on the occasion, but his apparent discomfort and lack of preparedness in making a speech […]

Shoulder fronting of kids – know the difference

Shoulder fronting of kids – know the difference

This is a pose typically displayed by our daughters almost instinctively when asked to smile for the camera. Of course media has had a lot of influence on why small girls pose in such a manner like adults, but that is besides the point. A child fronting her shoulder in this manner and looking at the camera […]

By December 1, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Calling it in – Cues from the game of Poker

Calling it in – Cues from the game of Poker

To keep myself professionally updated about body language cues, I keep reading about its application in various fields of work. I had read a lot about poker cues since the game does depend heavily on how well you can read the person sitting across the table. Then I had the chance to speak to Jagdeep […]

By December 23, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Ten things eyes reveal everyday – which ones have you noticed?

Ten things eyes reveal everyday – which ones have you noticed?

Ever wondered how powerful a communicator our eyes are in our day to day life? See if you can reason exactly how we signal in the following instances using our eyes You are at a traffic signal and there is a hawker trying to sell his goods. From just looking at your eyes, he knows […]

By November 5, 2015 0 Comments Read More →