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Here's What Your Voice Tells Others About You - Barking Up The Wrong Tree

https://www.bakadesuyo.com/2012/05/what-is-your-voice-telling-others-about-you/

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Here's What Your Voice Tells Others About You - Barking Up The Wrong Tree
People judge you by your voice in many ways. Via Subliminal: How Your Unconscious Mind Rules Your Behavior: The result: speakers with higher-pitched voices were judged to be less truthful, less emphatic, less potent, and more nervous than speakers with lower-pitched voices.

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You get judged by your voice

You get judged by your voice
  • Speakers with higher-pitched voices are judged to be less truthful, less emphatic, less potent and more nervous.
  • Slower-talking speakers are judged to be less truthful, less persuasive, and more passive.
  • Two speakers who utter exactly the same words but one speaks a little faster and louder and with fewer pauses and greater variation in volume will be judged to be more energetic, knowledgeable and intelligent.
  • Expressive speech, with modulation in pitch and volume and with a minimum of noticeable pauses, boosts credibility and enhances the impression of intelligence.

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  • A woman's voice is more trusted when speaking about relationships.
  • A forceful male's voice is more liked than a forceful female's voice.

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The male voice

  • Men with deeper voices are rated as more attractive.
  • Men with deeper voices have more kids.
  • Men subconsciously know the connection between voice and dominance. When they feel powerful in a group they deepen their voice and when they feel weak they raise it, unknowingly.

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