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  • Is everything ok dear?

    An article on Social Intelligence – Observing Nonverbal Behavior and Understanding Emotions – by Dr. Sandeep Atre You can hear through your ears… but ‘to listen’, you also need your eyes! .......... And this becomes especially import... Read in Detail
  • Why kids lie; and how to spot it?

    An article on Social Intelligence – Observing Nonverbal Behavior and Understanding Emotions – by Dr. Sandeep Atre By the time we humans are six months old, we can see the connection between our behavior and caretakers’ response. We fake a cr... Read in Detail
  • Why ‘writing your feelings’ can improve your emotional health!

    A blog-post on Social Intelligence – Observing Nonverbal Behavior and Understanding Emotions – by Dr. Sandeep Atre. “It is good to say it, even when… no one is listening”   In the matters of brain, nothing is that straight forwa... Read in Detail
  • Before reading other’s mind, empty yours!

    A blog-post on Social Intelligence – Observing Nonverbal Behavior and Understanding Emotions – by Dr. Sandeep Atre “People usually find what they look for!”…is the caveat I tell people while training them on observing nonverbal behavior.... Read in Detail
  • Cues you can’t afford to miss!

    A blog-post on Social Intelligence – Observing Nonverbal Behavior and Understanding Emotions – by Dr. Sandeep Atre The most important quality of fulfilled relationships is ‘emotional connectedness’!   And in order to connect emoti... Read in Detail
  • How to spot Oxytocin – the love hormone – just by looking?

    A blog-post on Social Intelligence – Observing Nonverbal Behavior and Understanding Emotions – by Dr. Sandeep Atre Now it’s a popular fact that Oxytocin – also known as the love hormone – is responsible for ‘bonding’ in relationships... Read in Detail
  • Is that smile genuine? – 4

    A blog-post on Social Intelligence – Observing Nonverbal Behavior and Understanding Emotions – by Dr. Sandeep Atre. “You can only hold a smile for so long! After that, it’s just teeth”… Well said novelist Chuck Palahniuk!   ... Read in Detail
  • Is that smile genuine? – 3

    A blog-post on Social Intelligence – Observing Nonverbal Behavior and Understanding Emotions – by Dr. Sandeep Atre. “Mona Lisa’s smile is 83% happiness, 9% disgust, 6% fear and 2% anger” according to research tool FACS (Facial Action Cod... Read in Detail
  • Is that smile genuine? – 2

    An article on Social Intelligence – Observing Nonverbal Behavior and Understanding Emotions – by Dr. Sandeep Atre. 19th century poet Alfred Tennyson profoundly said “A lie that is half-truth is the darkest of all lies”. Something similar a... Read in Detail
  • Is that smile genuine? – 1

    An article on Social Intelligence – Observing Nonverbal Behavior and Understanding Emotions – by Dr. Sandeep Atre. Psychologists Craig Smith and Heather Scott put it brilliantly – “Face has the only skeletal muscles of the body that are us... Read in Detail
  • The story of ‘stress, rats & us’

    An article on Social Intelligence – Observing Nonverbal Behavior and Understanding Emotions – by Dr. Sandeep Atre. Yes! It was a mouse who had pulled the Mickey out of us   Our story starts in late 1930s in a lab in Montreal where... Read in Detail
  • How a handshake can tell you if someone is lying?

    An article on Social Intelligence – Observing Nonverbal Behavior and Understanding Emotions – by Dr. Sandeep Atre. Well! The key is not the grip, duration or the strength of the handshake… it is the ‘temperature’.   As I say in ... Read in Detail