Latest Body language Stories

2013-02-19 23:01:08

Improve your nonverbal communication skills at Pittcon 2013 with Lab Manager Magazine. Midland, ON (PRWEB) February 19, 2013 In face-to-face communication, body language accounts for more than two thirds of the impact of the message being conveyed. It is always more emotionally revealing and more emotionally accurate than what is said. One researcher claimed that in making a first impression, nonverbal communication is ten times more powerful than what is being said! On Tuesday, March 19,...

2013-01-10 05:01:47

IMS Expert Services considers findings of study recently published by Science, Journal of Original Scientific Research, Global News, and Commentary. Pensacola, FL (PRWEB) January 09, 2013 A Scientific Weapon for the Courtroom? Think the eyes are windows to the soul? A recently released scientific study challenges commonly held beliefs and intuition regarding the importance of facial expression in conveying emotion. Cues from the body, as it turns out, are more powerful than facial...

2012-06-15 23:03:18

New research evaluates the role of verbal and non-verbal communication (SCS). Chicago, IL (PRWEB) June 15, 2012 Satellite Communication Systems (SCS) - Communication is vital to the success of any organization. Video conferencing coveys vast more information than telephone calls and email. Non-verbal communication is responsible for nearly 80 percent of human communication. Non-verbal aspects of communication are especially important for communicating attitude and feelings. If words...

2012-03-27 00:50:55

In a study of 40 cases, a computer correctly identifies liars more than 80 percent of the time, a better rate than humans with the naked eye typically achieve in lie-detection exercises Inspired by the work of psychologists who study the human face for clues that someone is telling a high-stakes lie, UB computer scientists are exploring whether machines can also read the visual cues that give away deceit. Results so far are promising: In a study of 40 videotaped conversations, an...

Talk To The Virtual Hands
2011-10-13 03:48:32

Body language of both speaker and listener affects success in virtual reality communication game Modern technology allows us to communicate in more ways than ever before, but this virtual communication usually lacks the body gestures so common in face-to-face interactions. New research, published Oct. 12 in the online journal PLoS ONE, finds that the lack of gestural information from both speaker and listener limits successful communication in virtual environments. Participants in...

2011-03-31 11:13:27

By Carol Clark, Emory University Children suffering from extreme social anxiety are trapped in a nightmare of misinterpreted facial expressions: They confuse angry faces with sad ones, a new study shows. "If you misread facial expressions, you're in social trouble, no matter what other social skills you have," says Emory psychologist Steve Nowicki, a clinical researcher who developed the tests used in the study. "It can make life very difficult, because other people's faces are like a prism...

2010-10-26 04:58:55

According to a new study, people are more likely to be dishonest online than in person. Research suggests that people are more comfortable with being dishonest on social networking sites like Twitter and Facebook than speaking to someone else in person. Optimum Research conducted the study of 2,012 people.  It found that just 20 percent of people said they were more honest when communicating through Twitter or text messages.  The study also found that a third said they were more...

2010-10-22 03:00:00

LONDON, October 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - New Research Shows That People are More Likely to Hide the Truth Behind Modern Technology Social networking site Twitter has been hailed as a revolution in communication but it seems that conversing in the bite-size chat room may not be as straightforward as it seems, according to the 'Straight Talking Report' from Direct Line*. The 'Straight Talking Report' found that people are more likely to be dishonest when chatting using...

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