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What Does Your Body Language Say About You? How To Read Signs and Recognize Gestures - Jinxi Boo - Jinxi Boo - Nightly Art by LaetitziaAs we all know, communication is essential in society. Advancements in technology have transformed the way that we correspond with others in the modern world. Because of the constant buzz in our technological world, it's easy to forget how important communicating face-to-face is. Body language is truly a language of its own. 10% from what the person actually says40% from the tone and speed of voice50% is from their body language. Lowering one's head can signal a lack of confidence. Pushing back one's shoulders can demonstrate power and courageOpen arms means one is comfortable with being approached and willing to talk/communicate The lowering of the eyes can convey fear, guilt or submissionLowered eyebrows and squinted eyes illustrate an attempt at understanding what is being said or going onA lack of confidence or apprehensiveness can be displayed when you don't look another person in the eyesOne tends to blink more often if nervous or trying to evaluate someone else

Women Fighters In Reasonable Armor Here’s a suggestion for reasonable armour in a more modern sense. She’s a soldier of IDS, a vicious PMC seeking to conquer a post-apocalyptic world in Advance Wars: Days of Ruin. I like it, very PMC-y. Thanks :) Personality Pathways - MyersBriggs Criticism, Cheerleading, and Negativity - Nightly There is the perception, particularly in American culture, that criticism and negativity go hand-in-hand. We understand well the idea of being in favor or something, or against something, but we don’t particularly understand how criticism fits into this dichotomy. As someone with a penchant for criticism, I’ve often found myself misjudged as “being negative” when mere complaint is furthest from my intention. I’m here to explain myself and people like me. Criticism Is Not Negativity The reason a person is critical of a thing is because he is passionate about that thing. Negativity, in contrast, is not the product of passion. “That sucks” is negativity. Nobody Wants To Cook For A Chef Friends who are professional chefs (or even accomplished amateurs) describe a social phenomenon. As my own taste in spirits and beer have matured, I’ve experienced a variation on the above. A critic can certainly reduce her criticism to “good” or “bad”, but there’s far more context and nuance at work.

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:: Authentic Happiness :: Using the new Positive Psychology Social learning theory Social Learning Theory from notes on Ormond's Human Learning [ref: Ormrod, J.E. (1999). Human learning (3rd ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice-Hall.] Social learning theory focuses on the learning that occurs within a social context . General principles of social learning theory follows: 1. 2. 3. 4. How the environment reinforces and punishes modeling: People are often reinforced for modeling the behavior of others . 1, The observer is reinforced by the model . 2. 3. 4. Contemporary social learning perspective of reinforcement and punishment: 1. 2. 3. Cognitive factors in social learning: Social learning theory has cognitive factors as well as behaviorist factors (actually operant factors). 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Behaviors that can be learned through modeling: Many behaviors can be learned , at least partly , through modeling. Conditions necessary for effective modeling to occur: 1. 2. 3. 4. Effects of modeling on behavior: Modeling teaches new behaviors. Self efficacy:

Knife Grip Tactics, Techniques, Styles, and Hand-sizing the custom knife by Jay Fisher Knife Grip Tactics Knife Hand Sizing I am committed to making completely and clearly the best knives in the world. --Jay Fisher More This is by no means a source of instruction, direction, or advice in tactical knife combat or defensive knife use. Knife Grip Overview for Combat Knives This page details grip and handling of knives, with particular emphasis on tactical, combat, and defensive knives to help the knife professional understand combat and tactical knife features described and detailed on this website. A knife is a simple tool and in the hands of a trained professional, a devastating weapon. What makes a knife a weapon and not a tool? Knives and politics are a heated affair, and are certain to get worse. "Let us be clear, if you carry a knife our objective and determination is that you will be prosecuted; you will be punished...but we want to do all in our power also to prevent anyone carrying a knife in the first place. Rt. Page Topics --Tom and Joe, your Blade Combat team.

Quintessential Careers: College, Careers, and Jobs Guide SARCASM IN RELATIONSHIPS - Nightly Sarcasm – a mocking or ironic remark (American Heritage Dictionary) Irony – the use of words to convey the opposite of their literal meaning (American Heritage Dictionary) Sarcasm is a large component of social interaction and conversation. To demonstrate a sense of humor, people frequently use sarcasm as a means of “breaking the ice” during initial encounters with others. People also use sarcasm as a means of being comedic with groups of friends. Sarcasm is an indirect form of speech intentionally used to produce a particular dramatic effect on the listener (McDonald, 1999, p. 486). Many people relate sarcasm to irony, but there is a big difference between the two. The subject of sarcasm is complex because many factors are involved. Negative sarcasm, where positively worded utterances convey negative attitudes, is used frequently in everyday language. Sarcasm has been found to be “morphologically simpler and more flexible to use than direct forms” (McDonald, 1999, 487). *Question 2.

The 6 Male Characters Women Never Get to See in Movies If you have spent time on the Internet, you're probably tired of hearing how we need more Strong Female Characters. For some reason, people don't seem to realize that sexism no longer exists today and both sexes are treated with complete equality, especially in the entertainment industry. If anything, men are the ones being discriminated against. Seriously, think about all those roles that women selfishly hog up (e.g., passive victims requiring rescue, femmes fatales, joyless nags) that are off-limits to even the most talented male actors. I teamed up with fellow strong female writer C. Getty ThinkstockHere is a picture of a pretty lady. #6. Getty Thinkstock"Why hello there. He wants power and is not afraid to use sex to get it. Getty Thinkstock*streeeetch* "See anything you like, detective?" If your show or movie has supernatural themes, you can use demonic possession or some other spell or curse to transform a formerly "good boy" character into an homme fatale. #5. #4.

15 Indispensable Career and Job-Search Books Printer-Friendly Version by Katharine Hansen, Ph.D. What if you were limited to just over a dozen books about career and job search to guide you? Which ones are the most crucial? This limitation really exists for lots of people. Books aren't cheap, and they take up space. Here are Quintessential Careers' picks for the 15 most indispensable career and job-search books: Best of the rest: We were not able to vet the career and job-search books on the list below; however, they were nominated as indispensable by career experts, coaches, and authors: Final Thoughts on the Top Career and Job-Search Books for Job-Seekers While it's nice to think of a library of 15 outstanding books that cover job search and career from soup to nuts, careerists are fortunate to have a list of 96 books recommended to them by top career experts. Maximize your career and job-search knowledge and skills!

Eye Tricks - Nightly There is a trick you can do with your eyes in order to subliminally influence a person. It's described a few paragraphs below. But most of the techniques covered here are about how to watch for reactions in people's eyes in order to gain some insight into what's happening in their minds. So let's look at what you can determine from watching someone else's eyes. Basic Observation If you watch and note what people are watching, along with any reactions they have to what they see, you can learn a lot about them. Eyes and Subliminal Tricks Here's a simple experiment you can try right now. Practice this a bit and you can make your pupils instantly larger at will just by imagining certain scenes. You probably already knew that your pupils get smaller in bright light and larger when it gets darker, but they also grow larger when you are aroused, interested and receptive. This is not exclusively a sexual response. Now, how would you respond to what you see in another's eyes?

Quick BIOs of each of the MBTIs by jaedabee Nov 24