Presentation on theme: "Body Language. In 1971, US Educational Psychologist Albert Mehrabian published his famous 7%-38%-55% Rule on non- verbal communication. He found that."— Presentation transcript:
In 1971, US Educational Psychologist Albert Mehrabian published his famous 7%-38%-55% Rule on non- verbal communication. He found that only 7 percent of communication comes from spoken words, 38 percent is from the tone of the voice, and 55 percent comes from body language.
What Do We Mean By Body Language? Communication without words – Non-verbal communication (eyes, face, hands, arms, gestures) Often subconscious Can be used for ▫Expressing emotion (smiling) ▫Conveying attitudes (aggression) ▫Demonstrating personality traits (open palms) ▫Supporting verbal communication
Emphasis in Body Language Synchronize Exaggerate
Big Emphasis = Big Movement Energy and Passion Overpower with the force of your point Words should match movement Subtle Emphasis = Small Movement Think small and delicate Turn of the head Subtle facial expressions