First impression matters a lot, the first impression you leave on people usually determines the future of any relationship that may exist with them, chances are that if they like you the first time they will be more than open and receptive to you the next time.
Meeting people for the first time and leaving a good impression on them is a gift, although some are born charmers, some are naturally good with people, but that does not mean those without the gift cannot learn, if you do not have such gift you just need to make a conscious effort, practice, practice and practice.
To get started, here are some ways to leave a significant positive impression on everyone you meet as from today
Get rid of fear and anxiety
Our minds is constantly in panic mode, always worrying about what people think and would say about us, most times our mind wars against us and this could be due to some subconscious beliefs that we might have picked up growing up. So when you meet people try to compose yourself and always know that they are equally ancious and afraid themselves
Get rid of every negativity
If you carry an aura of negativity around, you would always leave a negative impression on people, how do you carry negative aura you might ask, well by constantly thinking negative thoughts most of the time
With a lovely smile you can get away with a lot of things, smiles warm the heart, when you smile to people, it warms their hearts and makes them more receptive to you
Always be positive and happy
When you are constantly happy and positive, you attract people naturally to you because everyone wants to be happy
Be slow to talk and quick to listen
People are naturally attracted to good listeners, everyone likes to whine about their problems or achievements, so if you are quick to listen and slow to talk you would leave positive impressions on people you met everytime
Give lots of honest compliments
Learning the art of giving sincere compliments will get you far with people, compliments boosts self esteem, people would be attracted to you if you compliment them well enough because everyone likes to feel good about themselves.
Be observant and react accordingly
In line with being a good listener, you must be very observant about the information been passed acrossed and act accordingly, this shows a true sign of interest in the conversation.