Tuesday, December 21, 2021

What Every Body is Saying: An Ex-FBI Agent's Guide to Speed-Reading People

Book: What EveryBody is Saying: an Ex-FBI Agent's Guide to Speed-Reading People

Author: Joe Navarro

He says that's his best offer. Is it?

She says she agrees. Does she?

The interview went great - or did it?

He said he'd never do it again. But he did.

Read this book and send your nonverbal intelligence soaring. Joe Navarro, a former FBI counterintelligence officer and a recognized expert on nonverbal behavior, explains how to "speed-read" people: decode sentiments and behaviors, avoid hidden pitfalls, and look for deceptive behaviors. You'll also learn how your body language can influence what your boss, family, friends, and strangers think of you. You will discover:

The ancient survival instincts that drive body language
Why the face is the least likely place to gauge a person's true feelings
What thumbs, feet, and eyelids reveal about moods and motives
The most powerful behaviors that reveal our confidence and true sentiments
Simple nonverbals that instantly establish trust
Simple nonverbals that instantly communicate authority
Filled with examples from Navarro's professional experience, this definitive book offers a powerful new way to navigate your world.-Goodreads

Review: This was a really interesting read written by an FBI agent about body language and what certain behaviors may (or may not) mean. It put me to sleep at times but overall I thought this was interesting.

Grade: 3/5 

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