It’s a buoy when you utilize it correctly, and an anchor when you don’t. Eye contact. A secret weapon with the ability to claim victory for your message or kill it in one swift motion.

#007 The Science of Eye Contact

On this episode of the Presentation Scientists, hosts Scott Schwertly and Gabrielle Reed analyze the advantages of eye contact and provide several actionable steps any presenter can take to implement eye contact in their presentation delivery. Here are the 3 roles eye contact is capable of playing in your presentations:

  1. Durability
  2. Perception
  3. Relaxation

Episode Resources:

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The Science of Eye Contact

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