How important is body language to your career?

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PBN Executive Poll

How important is body language to your career?

Posted 12/31/69

Which is most important?

• Eye contact – 78.6%

• Posture – 21.4%

• Gestures – 0%

• Other – 0%

Which do you find is the most difficult to master?

• Posture – 28.6%

• Eye contact – 21.4%

• Gestures – 21.4%

• Other – 28.6%

Do you think that your body language has had an effect on your career?

• Yes – 89.3%

• No 3 – 3.6%

• I don’t know – 7.1%

Where did you learn about body language?

• From my own research/experience – 67.9%

• From a mentor – 21.4%

• I never learned about it – 7.1%

• From my boss – 3.6%

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