Superhuman Social Skills: A Guide to Being Likeable, Winning Friends, and Building Your Social Circle
Superhuman Social Skills is a transformative book which analyzes and explains how to be likeable, how to ...more
I have been following Tynan and his blog for a while now. He is the person who got me interested in minimalism and who influenced me to pack just a tiny 22L backpack for an extended trip in South-East Asia. If you interested in minimalism, travel or an unconventional lifestyle I definitely recommend you have a look at Tynan's blog.
I grabbed this book just because of the author as ...more
It's a valuable book that I'll probably re-read at some point just to refresh my memory.
I really liked the way he broke down communication into the content, meta, emotional and status components. Of all the communication ...more
This was available as a free Kindle read with my Amazon membership so I gave it a look.
Some of the advice seems contrived, like coming up with some basic stories about yourself that you ...more
How do we do this? No idea.
Most of this is not new stuff, but it is short and fairly succinct.
Easy read with loads of powerful suggestions to improving your social skills and becoming a better friend. I'd recommend this book to any and everyone because we could all build stronger relationships and connections with each other.
I find the look into social skills from Tynan's perspective very fascinating and as the book continues even more useful.
Some may just come naturally to others, but even then I think you'll find at least something worth the read - from the concept of taking responsibility, to the four channels ...more
Tynan understands that his tone might be perceived as stand-offish, and he introduces his book in a manner ...more
This book really does pretty much have something for all levels. It's broken down into short chapters and digestible chunks, with pretty easily actionable items that a ...more
Insightful on some concepts like the effect an individual has within a party or a group, the ability to tell a story in an engaging way, and taking the pulse of the interest other people have in the conversation.
I would consider myself very socially skilled, with my best example being that I can go to a party where I don't know anyone at all and I'm confident that I can contribute something positive to the party.
And yet even with this skill, I feel rather lonely in this current moment. I have many acquaintances, but talk about close friends and I'm struggling to think of them.
My point is that if you want to improve your current social life (even if your social skills are ...more
I didn't think I needed this book. I've read his other books and loved them, so I decided to read this one too. As I started reading it, I realized that there are definitely lots of ways that I can improve my social skills. Thanks for another great book, Tynan!
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