Get a grip

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IF YOU want to get ahead, get a handshake. Researchers at the University of Alabama have shown that a firm shake really does make a better impression than proffering a hand like a limp fish. Psychologist William Chaplin and his team shook hands with 112 college students and found, as expected, that extroverts had firmer handshakes than their more timid peers, and that men had firmer handshakes than women. However, liberal, intellectual women had stronger handshakes and made a better first impression than other women (Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, vol 79,