Have you ever considered whether, if you’re unhappy with your looks and want to rejuvenate your skin – you might actually lose some of your ability to recognise other people’s emotions? It seems highly unlikely that anyone wanting get rid of their wrinkles using botox injections even considers whether they’re choosing between smoother skin and their innate ability to recognise another person’s emotions. So what is the link between such beauty procedures and people’s emotional communication?
first weekend of quarantine is over. Now comes the first full week. And it
begins with more questions than answers. That magic ‘black ball’ that gives answers to specific questions won’t help here, either.
Who got the most likes
on Instagram last year? Influencers’ faces are probably the first ones that come
to mind. Perhaps actors, world-famous performers.
Fifty years ago, companies had an average life of 60 years.
Now, they barely survive to see their 14th anniversary.
Of course, that average is dragged down by startups with
extremely low survival rates. So if your company is already more than 10 years
old, there’s no need to start worrying just yet.
We meet people, chat with them, exchange
contacts – in the past, it was usual to ask for their phone number. Nowadays, whether
the encounter is official or unofficial, what do we exchange? Facebook
contacts. “I’ll text you on Messenger” is a common way to say goodbye after
Time is a vital part of any communication. Wish someone a “good morning“ when it’s 9 o’clock at night, and you’re sure to send some kind of a message.
Technologies are changing the information channels we use – and the way we use them. Following the worldwide popularity of online audio formats, for example, Lithuanian news portal 15min.lt has introduced its own audio platform, “Listen”. The popularity of its podcasts has shot up.
Until recently, customer experience management wasn’t regarded as an integral part of corporate communications. But the popularity of social networks, and the increasing engagement of businesses with social media, has prompted consumers to start using social networks to communicate directly with brands.
Visual communication is all around us – but words are still an essential element of communication. After all, we need words to tell us what a visual is about.
Tattoos have been around for thousands of years, and their
popularity now is greater than ever. But they still arouse negative opinions in
certain quarters – and in some places, it’s even forbidden to show them in public.