The Elements of a Great Handshake

A handshake is someone’s first impression of you, and leaving a great first impression on buyers, judges, or interviewers is key! Thankfully, we have all the tips and tricks to help you perfect your handshake!

What makes a good handshake?

  • A good handshake should be firm, but not overly firm
  • A good handshake should project you as a confident person
  • Do not shake too vigorously 
  • Making eye contact
  • Using your RIGHT hand!

Why is a good handshake important?

  • Handshakes are a first impression - It’s important to make a good one!