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There Is Such a Thing as Too Much Charisma

A new study found that having too much charisma can hinder your effectiveness as a leader

What are the qualities of a successful leader?They have a strong vision, can clearly communicate their goals and can command a room. But a new study from Ghent University published in the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology found that charisma only takes you so far.The ...

by Nina Zipkin  | June 05, 2017 08:00:00
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Study shows lack of sleep makes you less charismatic

Get some sleep. Your brain and your staff will thank you.

If you are getting a business off the ground, you may think that pulling all-nighters or always being on call will inspire confidence in your employees, but that lack of sleep really makes you less of a charismatic leader, according to a published ...

by Nina Zipkin  | July 08, 2016 03:00:00
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4 ways introverts become charismatic leaders

Introverts do not have to pretend to be or learn how to be extroverts in order to have charisma.

Shy, retiring, socially inept—these are some of the stereotypes that plague introverts.If you are looking to promote someone in your office, do not let a reserved demeanor take someone out of the running. And if you are a card-carrying introvert who has a ...

by Nina Zipkin  | July 01, 2016 09:00:00
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Science says doing these 3 simple things will make you more charismatic

Contrary to what many of us believe, anyone can develop charisma. Science recommends adopting these three behaviors.

We tend to think that charisma is something you're born with—that Oprah Winfrey, Steve Jobs, and Martin Luther King Jr., were able to captivate crowds and connect with individuals since they were kids.Not true."Charisma is simply the result of learned behaviors," says ...

by Drake Baer  | March 19, 2015 08:00:00