You had no idea that something so simple as your body language could actually be sabotaging your hard work, influence and power. You give your best effort, but can’t seem to get ahead? These body gestures could be blocking the right message.
- Crossing your Arms, Legs, or Feet
- Nervous Gestures such as Biting your nails, cracking your knuckles, biting our lip, or playing with your hair.
- Not Mirroring Others.
- Failing to make Eye Contact
- Looking Bored such as resting your chin on your hand, staring off in space, sighing, etc.
- Hiding your Hands
- Texting during a Meeting or Using your cell phone sends the message …. Lack of Respect.
- Standing too close to People…invading their personal space.
- Giving a Weak Handshake
- Expressing with Exaggerated Gestures
- Staying too Far Away from others.
Take a look at this article for more information. https://www.workandmoney.com/s/get-ahead-in-your-career-by-avoiding-these-body-language-mistakes-a874fe77ac064f5d?utm_medium=cpc&utm_source=pin&utm_campaign=bodylanguage-b135ddd48ff24c10&pp=0
The most important idea to remember is that 55% of your communication comes from non-verbal gestures. Having Success comes when you Pay attention to What Your Really Saying.