Infographic: 30% Is What You Say, 70% Is How You Say It

Humans react faster to sound than any other stimulus. It affects how we perceive the people and world around us in persuasive ways. But it’s not just what we say that makes an impact—it’s how we say it. Ladies beware: this affects you most. This infographic looks at the origins, effects and remedies for popular speech habits. To hear an example of up talking, click here.

To see more about how sound makes us feel, click here.