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  • Conversation Skills: Secrets for Introverts on How to Analyze People, Handle Small Talk with Confidence, Overcome Social Anxiety and Highly Effective Communication Tips for Networking with People

  • By: Matt Holden
  • Narrated by: Brian R. Scott
  • Length: 4 hrs and 1 min
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Publisher's Summary

If you’ve always wanted to converse easily with strangers but the awkward silences have held you back, then pay attention....

Are you sick and tired of not being able to network with ease? Have you tried endless other solutions, but nothing seems to work consistently? Do you finally want to say good-bye to social anxiety and discover something that works for you? If so, then you’ve come to the right place.

You see, conversations don’t have to be difficult. Even if you’ve tried pretending you are an extrovert (how did that go?)! In fact, it’s easier than you think. 

This book will reveal how can communicate effectively with different types of people, in all types of situations, including meeting strangers and getting them to talk, all without suppressing your natural introvert tendencies.

Here’s just a tiny fraction of what you’ll discover:

  • How introverts and extroverts differ - and why it’s perfectly okay to be an introvert
  • What makes different types of people tick - and how you can adapt your approach to get results
  • How to overcome anxiety by taking care of what you need most as an introvert
  • What body language signals are saying
  • How to adopt an open body stance that says you are approachable
  • Why looking at your phone is the worst thing you can do during an awkward moment
  • How to ask open questions that will have strangers talking to you in no time
  • What likeability is and how you can increase yours
  • Small-talk tips specific to introverts
  • Self-care for introverts
  • And much, much more

Take a second to imagine how you’ll feel once you have made a few forays into meeting new people at events and how your family and friends will react when you are the one talking about the interesting fellow you met at a networking event!

Get access to this audiobook now to learn more!

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©2019 Matt Holden (P)2019 Matt Holden

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  • Mark and Julie
  • 26-03-2019

A Book For Beginners

Who should get this book? If you’ve never heard of the importance of no verbal communication, how certain gestures can be offensive in other cultures, and know nothing of personality typing methods like DISC or Myers-Briggs, then this is the book for you.

Most of the recommendations are too commonsensical to justify paying for the content in this book.

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  • LaosLadyATL
  • 29-03-2019

struggled to finish this audiobook

robotic reading voice
incredibly elementary info on how to ask open ended questions
way too long awkward pauses

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  • M.Maverick
  • 12-03-2019

pretty good

No fluff. Make people around you feel great about themselves, create their comfort, make them feel you are one of them, and so on. You’re sorted!

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  • S.GarcDia
  • 12-03-2019

Very much effective

This lack of understanding and skills can result in disputes, conflict, miscommunications, hurt feelings with proper practice and knowledge, however, these unwanted side effects can be completely avoided.

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  • Erin danna
  • 12-03-2019

I liked this book

Definitely will be putting this book into action in my daily life immediately. The book was great and got straight to the things that most people lack on in conversation.

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  • Estrella Micheal
  • 12-03-2019

Helpful and full of useful advice

Provided your guidance about conversations skills. As we all know that better communication plays a vital role in enhancing your skills, therefore this guide book will assists you in improving it,

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  • Armani
  • 12-03-2019

This book is easy to understand and follow

Conversation skills and self-confidence is one of the most important aspects of being an adult and thriving in life. For those who are curious to learn more about what makes someone excellent in social situations versus someone who is shy and awkward.

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  • Moss
  • 12-03-2019

Tips and guidance

Discover some tips and guidance for you to apply with yourself and stand out from others. This book was written in a very simple way for a better and easier understanding.

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  • jhon carry
  • 11-03-2019

The author has done a great job

As we all know that better communication plays a vital role in enhancing your skills, therefore this guide book will assists you in improving it, A must book.

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  • Rhea
  • 11-03-2019

this book is amazing!

This book is a great guide to building up your confidence and comes with great techniques on how to be more assertive. Highly recommend this book.

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  • Adrian
  • 02-05-2019

Pseudo science, false dichotomies and nonsense

You know those quizzes in low rent weekly magazines? "Which X are you? If you answered mostly A" type filler curled out by the most junior person in the press office to pad out an extra page. That's this book, that is. I found this as enjoyable, helpful and scientifically rigorous as astrology. IE not at all.

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  • mizhanid
  • 24-04-2019

Good content, helpful

Narrator a little robotic at times considering the nature of the book being about feelings, character and personal thoughts. However I got a lot from it and got some helpful tips on starting conversations.

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  • Amelia Thomas
  • 12-03-2019

Gorgeously written

I have learned why communication skills are important and how to build on my skills to communicate effectively in any situation.

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  • Brantley
  • 12-03-2019

Great book

This book will help you to get you to the next level of conversation skill and I have found all these methods are very much effective and quite easy to follow.

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  • Kassabov Nikolay
  • 11-03-2019

Easy to follow

Easy to follow with lots of examples and stories that bring it out of the theoretical and into the real world. Thank you!

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  • Zak
  • 10-03-2019

In this time of great polarization

It provides an accessible framework and informative examples. Whether or not you're familiar with Appreciative Inquiry,

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  • Jacey Leesha
  • 09-03-2019

This book is enormously helpful

I really enjoyed this book. It demystifies the subject of social skills in an effective way, providing lots of good hands-on tips that can be followed in real life. I particularly enjoyed the many analogies the author gave.

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  • Ella
  • 09-03-2019

Very helpful

It offers numerous strategies and tips on how to manage conversations with others. But the practical steps are where the real work shines through. It's almost like a coach there to guide you through the daily situations you might find yourself in. Five stars!

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  • James
  • 09-03-2019

Wonderful information

Good simple points but was pretty short..he could a went into more suggestions on social skills..I need ideas on things to converse about..maybe I'll make a list of questions to ask and go into subject deeper or how to keep conversation going with strangers.

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