How to Improve Your Social Skills and Better Connect With People (Jeff Callahan)

Jeff Callahan is a social skills and communication coach behind the site Become More Compelling. In this chat, we talk about how we first became interested in self improvement, advice on how to overcome social anxiety and start new conversations, … Continue reading

Why Self-Awareness Is The First Step Toward Empathy

To better understand others, we must first better understand ourselves. This is according to a new study published in the Journal of Cognitive Enhancement titled “Know Thy Selves: Learning to Understand Oneself Increases the Ability to Understand Others.” Psychologists spent … Continue reading

How “Roleplaying the Future” Can Help You Build Stronger and Faster Bonds With People

How do you build a deep connection with someone, even in the scope of just one conversation? One interesting and unique way to do this is to use the power of “roleplaying the future.” This is a really fun and … Continue reading

5 Lessons Standup Comedians Can Teach You About Public Speaking

If you want to improve your public speaking, there is no better place to look than the world of standup comedy. A good comedian is a master of public speaking. Not only do they have to be confident and comfortable … Continue reading

How to Destroy Performance Anxiety and Deliver an Award-Winning Show Every Time

We don’t often think of it this way, but life is often like one big performance. Whether it’s delivering a lecture, going on a date, or meeting a new person – we are often called upon to present our “best … Continue reading