• The Charisma Myth

  • How Anyone Can Master the Art and Science of Personal Magnetism (Int'l Edit.)
  • By: Olivia Fox Cabane
  • Narrated by: Lisa Cordileione
  • Length: 8 hrs and 20 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Release date: 07-08-15
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Gildan Media, LLC
  • 4.5 (60 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

What if charisma could be taught?
For the first time, science and technology have taken charisma apart, figured it out, and turned it into an applied science: In controlled laboratory experiments, researchers could raise or lower people's level of charisma as if they were turning a dial.
What you'll find here is practical magic: unique knowledge, drawn from a variety of sciences, revealing what charisma really is and how it works. You'll get both the insights and the techniques you need to apply this knowledge. The world will become your lab and every person you meet a chance to experiment.
The Charisma Myth is a mix of fun stories, sound science, and practical tools. Cabane takes a hard scientific approach to a heretofore mystical topic, covering what charisma actually is, how it is learned, what its side effects are, and how to handle them.
©2012 Olivia Fox Cabane (P)2012 Gildan Media, LLC
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Critic Reviews

"Fox Cabane's distinct writing style...makes listening to each chapter both informational and fun. Each exercise is practical and easy...If you are interested in increasing your ability to be charismatic in your unique setting or employment, this audiobook will give you direct skills to use." (PsychologyToday.com )
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By K on 02-03-16

Spellbound

Wow! So much insight in this amazing book. It made me realise many ways to improve my interactions with others. Now to apply it..

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By Sam S on 07-24-16

Very thin on content, pointless advice

I am not being harsh and i really wanted this to be a good book. But at one point the author goes on and on about how you should close the window if its distracting you, feel comfortable - temperature of the room! The book of full of anecdotes like this. The book is very thin on material, its just been stretched out with pointless examples like these.

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8 of 8 people found this review helpful


By Kelly on 09-08-15

GREAT content, did not enjoy the narrator!

for the first time in a long time, I wish I had read the book and not listened to it. content great, useful tips... but the narrator was hard to follow and really annoying.

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By Andrew M on 08-06-15

Excellent book, one for which I'll listen to again

This is one of those books that I know I'll come back to more than once. Full of good into and very practical.

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9 of 14 people found this review helpful


By Christopher on 09-18-17

Simple and profound

Charisma is the most important skill you can master. This book makes learning it easy!

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