Shark Tank has had roughly a thousand pitches air to date. One stands out as possibly the worst ever. This goes SO badly that after it aired Maneesh started to get threats.
Now this video isn’t a critique of Maneesh, we don’t know anything about his personality based on a TV show. But there’s a lot we can learn from Maneesh about how he fails to communicate in this pitch.
We’ll go over 5 fairly common interpersonal communication mistakes. These mistakes instantly make people like you less. We’ll review what you can do to make a better impression at business meetings and job interviews, meeting new friends or even going on dates.
0:00 – Intro
1:18 – #1: A bad first impression in the first 7 seconds
2:03 – #2: Reacting defensively to laughter
3:13 – #3: Trying to hide your weaknesses
3:20 – #4: Not answering the question behind the question
6:18 – #5: Being critical of a person and not their behaviour
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