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Vanessa Van Edwards
Works at Science of People
Attended Emory University
Lives in Portland, OR
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Do You Know When Someone is Lying to You? http://bit.ly/1N8hpw2
We can spot a lie with only 54% accuracy. In order to protect yourself from dishonest people I want to explain how to tell if someone is lying to you.
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The Psychology of Attraction: bit.ly/1NgO3Mh
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Rock Your Next Conference: http://bit.ly/1FUNu8p
The right conference can be a game changer for your business. The right conference, done the right way can prove to be a goldmine of opportunities.
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11 Habits of Successful Entrepreneurs and more with: +John Lee Dumas of EntrepreneurOnFire :
Vanessa is a behavioral investigator and published author. She figures out the science of what makes people tick at her human behavior research lab, the Science of People. As a geeky, modern-day Dale Carnegie, her innovative work has been featured on NPR, Business Week and CNN. Click to tweet: Fire Nation, Vanessa shares her incredible journey on EntrepreneurOnFire …
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7 Behaviors We All Need to Stop Doing: http://bit.ly/1FueH1g
I want to write about what we all need to STOP doing to be better with people; the habits, behaviors and actions we need to curtail to build connection.
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The Science of Lying: http://bit.ly/1BsgGnw
I want to bust some myths about lying by unveiling the truth about dishonesty and the science of lying. Even if we don't want to admit it, we all lie.
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The Psychology of a Psychopath: http://bit.ly/1FQUWTG
What makes someone go off the deep end? What is going on in the mind of a serial killer? Let's dig into the psychology of a psychopath.
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What makes someone go off the deep end? What is going on in the mind of a serial killer? Are master manipulators crazy?

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What makes someone go off the deep end? What is going on in the mind of a serial killer? Let's dig into the psychology of a psychopath.
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All TED Talks are good. Why are some great? 
What makes a successful TED talk? We endeavored to find out. Why do some TED talks rack up millions of views, change lives and are talked about everywhere?
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Such a fun interview with John Lee Dumas on how to build your tribe:
Vanessa is a behavioral investigator and published author. She figures out the science of what makes people tick at her human behavior research lab, the Science of People. As a geeky, modern-day Dale Carnegie, her innovative work has been featured on NPR, Business Week and CNN. Click to tweet: Fire Nation, Vanessa shares her incredible journey on EntrepreneurOnFire …
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Going to #SXSW? Here's 10 Ways to Rock a Conference: http://bit.ly/1EBP01U
The right conference can be a game changer for your business. The right conference, done the right way can prove to be a goldmine of opportunities.
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Putin's body language is VERY peculiar...here's why:
Vladimir Putin is a bit of an enigma. His actions are often unpredictable and no one in the world quite knows what he is thinking or what he is planning on doing next. One of our body language trainers, Michiel Andreae found a fascinating video of Putin and so we are going to dissect his body More Info »
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Author, Behavioral Investigator, Techpreneur
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  • Science of People
    Founder, present
  • DreamUpLabs.com
    Co-Founder, present
  • RadicalParenting.com
    Founder, present
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Portland, OR
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Los Angeles, CA - Atlanta, GA - Sydney, Australia - Shanghai, China
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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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