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Nonverbal Communication at Job Interviews

Posted by Eric Friedman

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'>'> When you are interviewing a candidate for a job, the most important factor to consider may be something you may have never even thought about: nonverbal communication. When people communicate, they are constantly sending out information, using '>body language, such as posture and gestures, as well as their tone of voice and facial expressions. These signals are often perceived on a subconscious level, and they form the basis of first impressions. Recent findings about micro-expressions indicate that people pick up on fleeting facial expressions, lasting only a fraction of a second. Slowed down video recordings showed that people tend to mimic each other’s micro expressions, indicating a level of understanding occurring too qui [...]
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