The Definitive Book of Body Language (9780553804720): Barbara Pease, Allan Pease Become More Photogenic by Knowing How Genuine Facial Expressions Feel Can you tell the difference between a real smile and a fake one? There's a neat test you can take to find out. [www.bbc.co.uk] I got 13 out of 20 right, which is apparently a really good score. I concentrated not on the eyes or the mouth, but on how quickly they test subjects returned from smiling to a neutral expression. There's some interesting insight on the post-test page, I'm pasting it for the benefit of anyone who doesn't want to take the test. "Most people are surprisingly bad at spotting fake smiles. Although fake smiles often look very similar to genuine smiles, they are actually slightly different, because they are brought about by different muscles, which are controlled by different parts of the brain. Fake smiles can be performed at will, because the brain signals that create them come from the conscious part of the brain and prompt the zygomaticus major muscles in the cheeks to contract. Bottom line, if you want your fake smile to look real, you kinda have to make it real.
25 Kitchen Appliances That Will Make Your Life Easier | Food Pictures Posted by editor on Oct 14, 2012 in News | 3 comments Great help when you need it most; These are the 25 kitchen appliances that will make your life easier. Some of them are completely useless but still fun and cool. Enjoy! 1) Le Creuset two-in-one pan Not only very practical but also brings a great retro design. 2) Whale knives Knives that look like whales come no less than from Japan, made by Tetsu Yamashita. 3) One glass for every drink These glasses will rid of crowd in the kitchen whose creators are Sven Milcent & Utopik Design Lab. 4) Designer foods It’s so fun when the dishes are perfectly adapted forms of food that you cook. 5) Design utensils Knife and fork which become China’s stick whenever you want made by Design Wright Studio. 6) Coffee pot to go Ideal for those who can’t live without homemade coffee. 7) Photo coffee cup Cup as a lens for Canon; looks identical to the original product, just there no glass inside and can be used for morning coffee. 8) Ingenious ice cream bowl
How to Detect Lies - body language, reactions, speech patterns Interesting Info -> Lying Index -> How to Detect Lies Become a Human Lie Detector (Part 1) Warning: sometimes ignorance is bliss. After gaining this knowledge, you may be hurt when it is obvious that someone is lying to you. The following deception detection techniques are used by police, forensic psychologists, security experts and other investigators. Introduction to Detecting Lies: This knowledge is also useful for managers, employers, and for anyone to use in everyday situations where telling the truth from a lie can help prevent you from being a victim of fraud/scams and other deceptions. This is just a basic run down of physical (body language) gestures and verbal cues that may indicate someone is being untruthful. If you got here from somewhere else, be sure to check out our Lie Detection index page for more info including new research in the field of forensic psychology. Signs of Deception: Body Language of Lies: • A person who is lying to you will avoid making eye contact. Bored?
10 Ways to Instantly Build Self Confidence Self confidence is the difference between feeling unstoppable and feeling scared out of your wits. Your perception of yourself has an enormous impact on how others perceive you. Perception is reality — the more self confidence you have, the more likely it is you’ll succeed. Although many of the factors affecting self confidence are beyond your control, there are a number of things you can consciously do to build self confidence. By using these 10 strategies you can get the mental edge you need to reach your potential. 1. Although clothes don’t make the man, they certainly affect the way he feels about himself. This doesn’t mean you need to spend a lot on clothes. 2. One of the easiest ways to tell how a person feels about herself is to examine her walk. 3. Similarly, the way a person carries herself tells a story. 4. One of the best ways to build confidence is listening to a motivational speech. 5. When you focus too much on what you want, the mind creates reasons why you can’t have it.
Lock Picks, Lockpicking tools, Locksmith Supplies Equipment, Key Machines, key blanks 100 Life Hacks That Make Life Easier Want to learn some quick and easy life hacks that are easy to do, low cost and saves you time? You’re in luck. We have collected 100 of these practical life hacks into this one big list that is easy to digest because they’re all images! By tweaking little things, it can make your life much easier. Enjoy!Want to learn some quick and easy life hacks that are easy to do, low cost and saves you time? Scroll down to continue reading article Read Next Source: Reddit LifeProTips There's More to Life. And access to our latest knowledge straight to your inbox daily. HOW TO CHEAT AT EVERYTHING Over lunch with Simon Lovell, a fascinating former card shark, Allison Schrager learns all sorts of things about how swindlers operate ... Special to MORE INTELLIGENT LIFE "I can spot someone's weakness a mile away. In any room I can pick out the best target," says Simon Lovell, reformed con artist and famed magician, when asked over lunch about the root of his talents. "Take that woman over there." He motions across the room towards a lady speaking to a man engrossed in his menu--"vulnerable, needy, looking for attention from the man she is with, but he won't give it to her. "Or that man over there, over-dressed, too neat, over-confident, thinks he is too smart to be taken." "But ultimately, anyone can be conned, if you have the balls to do it." Simon Lovell should know. Presently, instead of subjecting people to cons, Mr Lovell stars in a one-man off-Broadway show, "Strange and Unusual Hobbies". It requires avid study of psychology and body language. But I would make a poor con artist.
The 50th Law Origins The 50th Law grew out of the friendship and mutual admiration between 50 Cent and Robert Greene. Greene's book The 48 Laws of Power, which has long been a staple in the hip hop world, came to the attention of 50 Cent, who asked his manager to arrange a meeting. Greene said that he was surprised by 50 Cent's persona and was impressed by his "Zen-like calmness" and eye for strategy. The two began to work on a book project that would combine their two worlds. According to Greene, 50 Cent is an example of what Machiavelli called a New Prince, a leader who emerges in a time of chaos or turmoil and rewrites the rules. According to 50 Cent, Greene's books describe the laws and strategies used by hustlers on the street, even if they might not know the "technical terms" for what they were doing. Synopsis Reception References External links
Les croques escrocs Connaissez vous le Scam Baiting ? En France, on appelle les gens qui pratiquent cette activité, les croque-escrocs... On reçoit tous ce genre de spam qui nous indique qu'on va devenir riche très vite si on répond à l'email en question. En général, les escrocs sont des africains ou des russes qui profitent du niveau de bêtise immense de certaines personnes pour leur soutirer un max d'argent. Si le concept vous intéresse, il ne faut pas faire n'importe quoi car ce n'est pas sans risque. D'ailleurs, le scam-baiting (croquage d'escroc) commence à devenir une activité grand public. L'émission est en flamand mais comme le scammeur parle français, dès qu'il arrive ça cause français donc ça reste très compréhensible. Peut être qu'on verra ce type d'émission (podcast ?) Mille merci à Ecologeek pour le partage [Photo] Vous avez aimé cet article ?