Body language affects how others see us, but it may also change how we see ourselves. In this short video social psychologist Amy Cuddy shows how ‘power posing’ – standing in a posture of confidence, even when we don’t feel confident – can affect testosterone and cortisol levels in the brain, and might even have an impact on our chances of success.
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June 15th, 2019
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Acting with purpose is not quite the same as having a purpose. For one thing, it has more immediate impact, so you get to see the results more quickly.Continue reading
June 13th, 2019
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June 11th, 2019
Performers know that they must deliver what is expected by their audience if the are to get the applause they hope for. The thing is, it works the other way round too: the audience will place the performer in a role which he or she doesn’t intend. They might even see the performer as a […]Continue reading