Quantcast
The Digital World And Face-To-Face Emotions

The Digital World And Face-To-Face Emotions

Rayshell Clapper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In a world that is vastly dominated by technology, what are the impacts? Often, people look at the benefits of technology, which are numerous, but we do not always consider the problems...

Latest Nonverbal communication Stories

2014-07-30 23:00:20

Licensed Counselor Diane Weatherford Leads Park Cities Pet Sitter’s July Staff meetings to Reinforce the Principles of Effective Communication in the Workplace. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 Park Cities Pet Sitter President, Joette White, has instituted company-wide staff meetings this month to reinforce best practices when communicating with fellow staff members and customers. Ms. White chose to institute the meetings when she realized how much more complicated communicating...

Hand Gentures Often Help Determine What Is Being Said
2014-06-23 14:14:00

Alan McStravick for redorbit.com - Your Universe online The basics of communication rely on a number of individual components. Not only do you need the participants in the communication – the sender and the receiver – but each party has to be able to encode and decode the message. Communication can consist of both verbal and non-verbal cues. Non-verbal cues, such as hand gestures, have long been thought to be aids in the encode/decode process, helping the receiver to infer the intended...

2014-06-18 23:15:08

Improved communication can lead to better relationships in all aspects of life: family, friends, work and socially. These tips from Dr. Sanjay Jain will help individuals to improve their interpersonal communication skills. Washington, DC (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 Communication is inescapable; people must communicate everyday at work, home, buying groceries or taking the kids to soccer practice. Being effective and efficient in communicating, in all relationships, will help people be happier...

2014-04-28 12:31:43

Vendors selected for the "Cool Vendor" report are innovative, impactful and intriguing SAN DIEGO, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Emotient, the leading provider of facial expression recognition data and analysis, today announced it has been included in the "Cool Vendors in Human-Machine Interface 2014[1]" report by Gartner, Inc. "We are excited to be included as one of Gartner's Cool Vendors for 2014," said Ken Denman, President and CEO, Emotient. "We believe it affirms our...

Infants Learn To Point As Their First Communicative Gesture
2014-02-25 05:03:11

FECYT - Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology Catalan researchers have studied the acquisition and development of language in babies on the basis of the temporary coordination of gestures and speech. The results are the first in showing how and when they acquire the pattern of coordination between the two elements which allows them to communicate very early on. A new study carried out by two researchers from the Pompeu Fabra University of Barcelona analyses the temporary...

2014-02-16 23:01:09

The new “Good People Skills” article on the website Vkool.com reveals to people tips to improve their people skills easily. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) February 16, 2014 The new “Good People Skills” article on the website Vkool.com covers the most important people skills. At the beginning of the article, the author reveals that communication skill is one of the most fundamental people skills. Effective communication may improve relationship at home, work, and in social situations. In...

2013-11-23 23:03:15

“How to Read Body Language” is a book that explains the science behind confident body language and how to use it to your benefit. Many people don’t realize that actions speak louder than words, and a person’s body language could be more revealing than anything that comes out of his or her mouth. Orange County, CA (PRWEB) November 23, 2013 Humans are social animals, and our bodies react to certain situations automatically without even creating a thought. The author of, How to...

Cultural Background Plays Role In How Posture Effects Our Confidence
2013-10-15 14:24:04

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Body language experts tell us that certain postures or body positions project confidence or even dominance over others, but a new study led by a University at Buffalo researcher has found that the perception of these ‘power positions’ depends on a person’s cultural background. In the study, which was published in the Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, researchers performed four distinct trials that included over 600 men...

Power Of Eye Contact Myth Debunked
2013-10-02 14:58:25

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online You may have heard that making eye contact is an effective way to help communicate an important message or make an effective point, but new research published in the journal Psychological Science found that eye contact may actually make people more resistant to ideas that they aren’t inclined to agree with. "There is a lot of cultural lore about the power of eye contact as an influence tool," said study author Frances Chen, a...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
Related