Tag Archives: South Africa Body Language

Respect is in your hands.

Handshakes are often a foundation, in building relationships. Yet,
Distant handshake
Distant handshake
in religious and cultural terms there are many differences.  If observed, relationships can be built at the first point of contact. Respect is definitely in your hands! To shake hands, or not. In some cultures, and religions, … Continue Reading ››

The right body language, opens unseen doors.

When greeting, anybody from another background, your own body language could be a barrier. This barrier, can only fall when you understand the body language of the next person. This could be in the area of handshaking, eye contact, body position and amongst other things, personal space. Individually based cultures, often believe that the eyes are the windows … Continue Reading ››