Yes, it may come easier to some than others, but that’s true of all skills – and the larger point is that no matter where you’re at, with a little hustle and some direction from brilliant folks like Vanessa you can and will build great people skills. Creative Live is the world’s largest hub for online creative education in photo/video, art/design, music/audio, craft/maker, money/life and the ability to make a living in any of those disciplines.
And this is an awesome conversation, because it’s a little bit different. It’s a little bit of a change-up and there’s some real gold here.We talk about this is a little bit, but we talk about things that I’m not that strong at. So I just wanted to share with you also, we are working on an amazing new initiative. I think of these skills as super powers and I love learning about them.Vanessa has dedicated her career to understanding how people work, on a scientific level.Life #wds2017, Speaker Videos, Vanessa Van Edwards, WDS 2017 Speaker, WDS Speaker, world domination summit Big news: we'll soon be releasing tickets for WDS 2018, our 8th annual gathering of creative, remarkable people taking place next summer in beautiful Portland, Oregon. For the last 7 years tickets for WDS have sold out, so make sure to join the waiting list to be the first to get notified. Leading up to the sale, I'll be sharing speaker videos from this past year's 2017 event—and here's our first, Vanessa Van Edwards.
Read More Et Cetera books, people skills, Vanessa Van Edwards Have you ever wished that you could decode people? Do you want to know exactly what to say to your boss, your date or your networking partner?
You’ve heard me say this before, but I can’t overstate how important emotional intelligence is to creating powerful relationships.
Get ready to learn from the people expert herself in Episode 475.
And I wondered, is there a way to make a business out of this science research? Whether it’s unraveling the building blocks of a charismatic personality, decoding body language, or just delving deeper into the psychology of relationships, she built a business around her passion for science, with a focus on translating dense academic language into something that everyone can understand.
In her writing, including her latest book, Van Edwards takes the latest research and uses it to explain how to read faster, make excellent small talk, and easily capture the attention of an entire room of people with nothing but your words.
Vanessa bills herself as a “behavioral investigator” – what that means is that she is absolutely amazing at unpacking what makes people do the things they do and turning that into proven, actionable techniques for others to hone their own people skills.