The Art of Mingling

Proven Techniques for Mastering Any Room
eAudio - unabridged
Audio (5.05 hours)
Product Number: Z100124583
Released: Jun 01, 2017
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781427200303
Narrator/s: Jeanne Martinet
Publisher: Macmillan Audio
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Description

Does the idea of going to a cocktail party make your palms sweat and your mouth go dry? You're not alone: Most people suffer from minglephobia, a secret terror of large parties. Jeanne Martinet's tried-and-true cure is her unique system of techniques and strategies for overcoming social fears. Now you can relax and thrive at any business or social event! Updated with dozens of brand-new field-tested tricks, tips, lines, and maneuvers, The Art of Mingling will teach you: * Basic Survival Fantasies for the Truly Terrified * The Flattery Entree * The Fade In (and the Fade Out) * The Human Sacrifice * The Cell-Out * The Hors D'oeuvre Maneuver * The Dot-Dot-Dot Plot * The Quotation Device * The Quick Change * The Faux Pas Moi * And much, much more!

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Author(s): Jeanne Martinet
Genre: Self Help
Original Publish Date: Oct 31, 2006

Professional reviews

"A smooth writer with a great sense of humor, the author is a social skills expert with several other snappy learning titles to her credit. Her reading somehow fits the "running-on-ice" experience that socializing is for many people. She's speed reading with impatience and verve, not nervousness. When mingling, she says, "Fake it 'til you make it" and push past your anxieties about meeting attractive or powerful people. The mental images and techniques offered sound inventive and powerful even though you've heard some of them before. Smart ideas about the art of fibbing, managing body language, escaping impossible situations, and remembering people's names combine with the author's unshakable vocal confidence to make this an essential guide for the socially ambitious. T.W. (c) AudioFile 2007, Portland, Maine"

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