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How many pumps in a proper handshake?

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March 07, 2007 6:07PM

==Shaking hands== According to, you should "shake

just a couple of times." I don't believe there is any "correct"

answer to the question. Personally, I think you should hold it long

enough to make eye contact, extend a verbal greeting, and allow the

other person to do the same.

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