When we meet a person with true “wow factor,” we instinctively feel the effect. But standing outside, it’s much, much harder to explain why we’re so affected. Charisma – the ability of certain people to lower barriers of disbelief in others and to increase willingness to follow and admire them – has been defined again [ more » ]
Charisma: Authenticity or Learned Behaviour?
Can you learn charisma, or is it an innate gift? Because it is so intimately linked with power, the distribution of charisma was closely guarded for millennia. Now many seek it. Charisma was originally linked with the power of persuasion, or the mastery of arguing content originally codified by Artistotle’s The Art of Rhetoric, that [ more » ]