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Captivate

The Science of Succeeding with People

By Vanessa Van Edwards
13-minute read
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Captivate: The Science of Succeeding with People by Vanessa Van Edwards

Captivate (2017) is your guide to human behavior and social success. Whether you’re trying to connect with others at home, at work or out in the world, Van Edwards set about breaking down the mechanics of how to capture people’s attention and engage in meaningful interaction.

  • Young people who want to improve their social skills
  • Singles looking to become dating pros
  • Managers and entrepreneurs who want their employees to do their best

Vanessa Van Edwards is a hacker of human behavior. Having struggled with a number of social situations throughout her childhood and adolescence, she decided to put the newest scientific research on human behavior to the test. Her behavior lab, Science of People, endeavors to teach people how to succeed in every conversation they have.

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