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The Art of Mingling: Easy, Proven Techniques for Mastering Any Room

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Publisher Comments:

- Opening lines that really work

- Tips and tricks for the tongue-tied

- The etiquette of escape

- Mastering the fine points of eye contact, small talk, introductions, and more

- Feel terrific at any party — business or social

Does the idea of talking to a lot of people you don't know make you weak in the knees? You may be suffering from mingle-phobia — a secret fear of parties. The Art of Mingling will show you how to overcome your fears, meet new people with charm and confidence, and acheive social success at every kind of party — business or pleasure. Filled with dozens of simple techniques, tricks, lines and maneuvers, The Art of Mingling will help you:

- Develop the right mindset for entering a room full of strangers

- Choose your first mingling target

- Deliver opening lines that really work

- Keep the conversation alive and interesting

- Master the etiquette of escape

- Circulate with grace and style

- Use advanced mingling techniques such as body language, accents, props, toasts, and name tags for maximum effect

- Recover from faux pas — everything from spills and memory lapses to wrong attire

- Negotiate tough rooms (too crowded, too empty, too "too")

- Feel completely at ease at any kind of party

Synopsis:

Does the idea of going to a cocktail party make your palms sweat and your mouth go dry? You're not alone: Most people suffer from minglephobia, a secret terror of large parties. Jeanne Martinet's tried-and-true cure is her unique system of techniques and strategies for overcoming social fears.  Now you can relax and thrive at any business or social event!  Updated with dozens of brand-new field-tested tricks, tips, lines, and maneuvers, The Art of Mingling will teach you:

 

* Basic Survival Fantasies for the Truly Terrified

* The Flattery Entree

* The Fade In (and the Fade Out)

* The Human Sacrifice

* The Cell-Out

* The Hors D'Oeuvre Maneuver

* The Dot-Dot-Dot Plot

* The Quotation Device

* The Quick Change

*  The Faux Pas Moi

* And much, much more!

 

About the Author

Jeanne Martinet is a freelance writer. She lives in New York City and loves to attend parties where she tests and hones her mingling skills.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780312083168
Subtitle:
Proven Techniques for Mastering Any Room
Author:
Martinet, Jeanne
Publisher:
Macmillan Audio
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Etiquette
Subject:
Interpersonal Relations
Subject:
Personal and practical guides
Subject:
Interpersonal communication
Subject:
Conversation
Subject:
General Self-Help
Subject:
General
Subject:
Personal Growth - General
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series Volume:
9339
Publication Date:
20061017
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
4 cds, 5 hours
Pages:
208
Dimensions:
5.62 x 5.38 x 0.58 in

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Health and Self-Help » Self-Help » General
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The Art of Mingling: Easy, Proven Techniques for Mastering Any Room
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Product details 208 pages St. Martin's Griffin - English 9780312083168 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by ,
Does the idea of going to a cocktail party make your palms sweat and your mouth go dry? You're not alone: Most people suffer from minglephobia, a secret terror of large parties. Jeanne Martinet's tried-and-true cure is her unique system of techniques and strategies for overcoming social fears.  Now you can relax and thrive at any business or social event!  Updated with dozens of brand-new field-tested tricks, tips, lines, and maneuvers, The Art of Mingling will teach you:

 

* Basic Survival Fantasies for the Truly Terrified

* The Flattery Entree

* The Fade In (and the Fade Out)

* The Human Sacrifice

* The Cell-Out

* The Hors D'Oeuvre Maneuver

* The Dot-Dot-Dot Plot

* The Quotation Device

* The Quick Change

*  The Faux Pas Moi

* And much, much more!

 

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