If you want to be more charismatic as a speaker, use more authentic gestures. But be careful! Inauthentic, emphatic gestures can make you seem overly practiced, nervous, or even dishonest. These fake gestures are easy to spot as it’s a matter of timing.
In this video, you’ll also learn a quick trick for spotting fake emphatic gestures and see how many you can spot next time you watch television.
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