The Hidden Jerk: Observing How People React To Us - Deepstash

The Hidden Jerk: Observing How People React To Us

  • You notice that people seem to avoid eye contact when they talk to you—and they often become very nervous.
  • You have the feeling that people are always very careful about what they say around you.
  • People keep responding to your e-mail with hostile reactions, which often escalate into “flame-wars” with these jerks.
  • People seem hesitant to divulge personal information to you.
  • People seem to stop having fun when you show up.
  • People always seem to react to your arrival by announcing that they have to leave.

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