Unformatted text preview: confidence is kinesics. It involves body movement. Possibly the most important kinesics in confidence is posture. A slouched posture not only screams an unconfident person, but it has a physical and psychological effect on the person with the poor posture”. When I’m in negotiations on a project or talking to my supervisors I tend to get good results because of continual eye contact as well as standing erect while briefing. I learned ten years ago that if you want respect and to get you point across you have to stand with confidence and have to look the part. I’ve seen people’s great ideas fall to the waste because of the lack of confidence in their face and the inability to brief without looking at the slide show or their notes. http://www.ldrc.ca/contents/view_article/307/ http://www.job-interview-site.com/what-makes-a-good-supervisor.html...
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- Spring '11
- Nonverbal Communication, Non-verbal communication, Metacommunicative competence