What would you think if I did not look you in the eye?
Or if I avoided your gaze?
Or if I looked down every time I said something?
What impression do you get?
We like people who can make eye contact (remember the last time you were flirting with someone?).
We trust people who can ”look you in the eye”.
We want to see people “eye-to-eye”.
When presenting or speaking in public you will get a better reaction if you improve your eye contact.
Eye contact is a learned skill which takes a bit of practice. From extensive work with our clients, here are some easy tips you can apply:
Just these simple tips will make you a more convincing and persuasive public speaker.