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Vanessa Van Edwards
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Clinton Won Last Night's Debate, According to Communications Science http://bit.ly/2cT1KGv
Last night was, as the GOP candidate would say, a huge event. And according to communications science, Clinton won last night's debate.
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What Made Pokemon Go so Popular? http://bit.ly/2d79qZa
Unless you’ve been on a remote island since early July, you’ve probably heard of Pokémon Go. Today, we're exploring the psychology of this popular game.
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6 Tips to Transform Your Job into Your Dream Career http://bit.ly/2d4CAFM
Do you love what you do? The average American adult works 47 hours per week. With so much of our lives spent at work, we should try to be happy there.
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Being a Nicer Person is Easier Than You Think http://bit.ly/2cyAU5X
When is the last time you stared deeply and lovingly into a complete stranger's eyes? Never? Well, it may in fact be the answer to how to be a nicer person.
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Looking For the Job of Your Dreams? Start by Hacking Your Resume! http://bit.ly/2cErzvz
In this article we’ll teach you how find your dream job, hack your resume, and rock your interview.
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Don't Have Time to Read? Follow Our Science of People Podcast! http://bit.ly/2bUwydF
You asked...we listened! You can now enjoy Science of People content on both Soundcloud and iTunes--on your commute, in your car, anywhere!
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Want to Win on Shark Tank? We'll Show You How! http://bit.ly/2cwNjXE
What’s the secret to the perfect Shark Tank pitch? At the Science of People, we decided to find out by analyzing all 495 entrepreneurs in the Tank.
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Changing Someone's Bad Behavior: The Steps that DO and DON'T Work http://bit.ly/2ddm46c
It all began with a visit to the dentist, which led me to a discovery. About behavior change. Read on to learn actually how to change someone's behavior.
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Come Play With Us - Science of People Meetup http://bit.ly/2crAFiN
How often have you gone to networking event after networking event talking about the same kinds of things to the same kinds of people? Networking can be boring. Dull. Awkward. We say NO MORE! Enter: Anti-Networking Events Networking sucks. Small talk is a slog. Working a room is a lot of frickin’ work. We’re here …
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How to Deal With that One Friend You Can Never Change... http://bit.ly/2cCjNnA
Do you have someone in your life that complains about the same problems? You can't change that person, but here's some tips on how to deal.
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The Communication Matrix [guest post] http://bit.ly/2cwWmKU
The Communication Matrix identifies the result of varying communication styles in our interactions: Discovery and Direction.
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Want to Become a Better Negotiator? Let Us Show You How! http://bit.ly/2c2IbQV
We’re all negotiators. Whether you’re trying to buy a car, get a raise... Here are 15 scientific strategies to help you win negotiations. Every time.
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Author, Behavioral Investigator and Techpreneur
Introduction

Vanessa Van Edwards is a published author and behavioral investigator

Vanessa is a Huffington Post columnist and Penguin author. As the founder of Science of People, she regularly gives keynotes and appears in the media to talk about her research and has been featured on NPR, the Wall Street Journal, the Today Show and USA Today. She has written for CNN, Fast Company and Forbes.

She is also a sought-after corporate consultant and has used her research to consult for numerous Fortune 500 companies including American Express, Clean and Clear and Symantec. Vanessa has spoken to groups across the globe from the stage at the Consumer Electronic Show to presenting research at MIT. 

As a professional people watcher, Vanessa researchers, speaks and writes about cracking the code of interesting human behavior. Vanessa’s groundbreaking workshops and courses teach individuals how to succeed in business and life by understanding the hidden dynamics of people. Her specialty is human lie detection and body language in business. 

She graduated Magna Cum Laude from Emory University in 2007 and is SETT certified with Dr. Paul Ekman, SUBx certified, is a member of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners and certified in Statement Analysis.

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Published Author with Penguin Books USA, Columnist at CNN, Forbes, Business Week. Two-time winner of the Mom's Choice Award, Huffington Post Columnist
Education
  • Emory University
    2007
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Female
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Author, Behavioral Investigator, Techpreneur
Employment
  • Science of People
    Founder, present
  • DreamUpLabs.com
    Co-Founder, present
  • RadicalParenting.com
    Founder, present
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Portland, OR
Previously
Los Angeles, CA - Atlanta, GA - Sydney, Australia - Shanghai, China
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