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Creating Great First Impressions

First impressions matter. Whether you're walking into a meeting, interview, or negotiation, you need to know how to instantly build rapport. Luckily, the ability to make a lasting first impression isn't an innate skill; there's actually a science to it. In this course, Vanessa Van Edwards—lead investigator at Science of People, a human behavior research lab—shares research-backed strategies that can help you make the first few seconds of any interaction count. Vanessa dives into the body language that is essential to an engaging first impression, the vocal cues that help you sound confident both in person and on the phone, and the best opening lines for sparking a great conversation. Plus, get tips for changing dull small talk into a lively and memorable conversation.

Contents:

  • Introduction
  • 1. The First Impression Formula
  • 2. Nonverbal Power
  • 3. Vocal Power
  • 4. Verbal Power
  • Conclusion

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Length 27m
Starts On Demand (Start anytime)
Cost $29/month (Access to entire library- free trial available)
From LinkedIn Learning
Instructor Vanessa Van Edwards
Download Videos Only via the LinkedIn Learning mobile app
Language English
Tags Personal Development Interpersonal Communication

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