Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.

HOW TO TALK TO STRANGERS

921 views

Published on

Yo momma was wrong. You can talk to strangers. Here are 6 proven ways to get over the jitters and effectively present to nearly anyone, anytime, anywhere.

  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

HOW TO TALK TO STRANGERS

  1. 1. YO MOMMA WAS WRONG YOU CAN TALK TO STRANGERS
  2. 2. 6 PROVEN WAYS TO HELP YOU TALK TO ANYONE MDK//AMSTERDAM YO MOMMA WAS WRONG
  3. 3. OVERCOME SHYNESS BREAK THE ICE SAY NO TO YES/NO BODY LANGUAGE LISTEN CAREFULLY MAKE EYE CONTACT MDK//AMSTERDAM HOW TO TALK TO ANYONE
  4. 4. OVERCOME SHYNESS It’s okay to be nervous. Just remember, the person you’re talking to is likely also nervous, and human. They’ll understand. MDK//AMSTERDAM HOW TO TALK TO ANYONE
  5. 5. Sometimes the setting you’re in can give you an advantage. Use cues from your (shared) environment to strike up a chat. BREAK THE ICE MDK//AMSTERDAM HOW TO TALK TO ANYONE
  6. 6. Kids do it, so why can’t we? Ask questions like “why” and “how” to keep talks going. Try to avoid yes/no questions unless you’re making a point. SAY NO TO YES/NO MDK//AMSTERDAM HOW TO TALK TO ANYONE
  7. 7. Listening carefully makes you better able to respond intelligently - to be a good talker when it’s your turn. To be interesting, be interested. LISTEN CAREFULLY MDK//AMSTERDAM HOW TO TALK TO ANYONE
  8. 8. If you’re uncomfortable, people can sense it. Avoid appearing insincere when you speak by checking in with (being mindful of) your self. BODY LANGUAGE MDK//AMSTERDAM HOW TO TALK TO ANYONE
  9. 9. Keeping a reasonable amount of eye contact, and leaning in during your chat can really help you be a great conversationalist. MAKE EYE CONTACT MDK//AMSTERDAM HOW TO TALK TO ANYONE
  10. 10. OVERCOME SHYNESS BREAK THE ICE SAY NO TO YES/NO BODY LANGUAGE LISTEN CAREFULLY MAKE EYE CONTACT MDK//AMSTERDAM HOW TO TALK TO ANYONE
  11. 11. Remember: anyone can make a list of ways to be a good conversationalist. LITERALLY, ANYONE (THANKS SLIDESHARE)
  12. 12. But at the end of the day, all you really need to do is…
  13. 13. …just be yourself.
  14. 14. Or contact me today. (BUT MOSTLY JUST BE YOURSELF)
  15. 15. H E LLO @ MDK A MS TE RDA M.C O M @ MDKO ENKA WWW. MDK A MS TE RDA M.C O M

×