Monday, December 19, 2011

Deaf people are proven body language experts. So what jobs could this skill lead to?

A study has shown what signing deaf people have long suspected – that we pick up faster on body language. And it gets better – researchers at the University of California say that because we’re so canny at picking up on “subtle visual traits in the actions of others,” deaf folk could be suited to certain jobs, “such as airport screening.”

More at http://charlieswinbourne.com/2011/12/19/deaf-people-are-body-language-experts-so-what-jobs-could-this-skill-lead-to/