How to Spot a Liar

May 23rd, 2013

Want to know if someone's being dishonest during business negotiations? Using lots of third-person pronouns and increased profanity are a couple of cues to watch for, according to research findings. Excessive talking--known as the Pinncchio Effect--is also a telltale sign. Not a surprise for students of Proverbs. “When there are many words, transgression is unavoidable, But he who restrains his lips is wise” (Proverbs 10:19). Learn more in this article from Harvard Business Review.

How do you live out Proverbs 10:19?

Channel(s): Ethics