What is that magic quality that makes some people instantly loved and respected? Everyone wants to be their friend (or, if single, their lover!) In business, they rise swiftly to the top of the corporate ladder. What is their “Midas touch?”
What it boils down to is a more skillful way of dealing with people.
From the comments :
“…This book helped me so much in understanding how to hold a conversation with people. Leil Lowndes is a great writer and she really understands what it takes to become more confident in your conversation and in yourself as a person…”
“…My favorite section is the one on “How to sound like you’re peas in a pod,” which highlights the importance of familiarizing oneself with some key concepts and terms in each field so that you can literally “talk to anyone,” like the book title suggests. I am still building myself in this regard but I know from reflecting on the interpersonal success of my own mother, a natural conversationalist, letting the jargons roll of your tongue is definitely the best way to impress people in a different field. My mother’s work as a patent engineer has exposed her throughout her career to different industries. Whoever she talks to literally thinks she is the expert in their field because she knows all the right vocabulary!…”