Imagine being able to read other people’s minds. Once you master the art of understanding body language, you will be surprised how you can interpret what their real message is.
You will be able to have the upper hand in conversations and you will be able to read people like a book. You’ll know when to back off on a subject and when to wind up your words, simply by recognising certain body signals.
As you can see by this infographic from Business Insider a good way to tell if your conversation is headed in the right direction, the person you are engaging with will most likely mirror your own body language. Be sure to pay careful attention while speaking.
If they suddenly fold their arms or raise an eyebrow, you are likely to have crossed a line and said something that has made them feel uncomfortable. If they cross their legs or sit facing away from you, these are signs of resistance also. Be sure to check out the 20 Psychology tricks that teach you how to read anyone below.
How To Read Body Language Video Tutorial
This fun video tutorial from Brightside has 20 psychological tricks that you can learn in minutes. They say that we get around 55% of information through nonverbal communication, like facial expressions, gestures, and other body movements.
By paying attention to the signals, you can learn to be a better communicator. Click Play above to view ^ – Be sure to check out how to spot a liar too. You can read our post here.