Reading people is a bit tricky isn't it? When you get it right, you better connect with others and you get things done easier. Get it wrong, and well, everything is just awkward and harder for you.
Better understanding psychology helps you develop your read on others. Playing poker is a great way to then put these skills into practice. Something I've been doing for many years!
You can improve your ability to read people by:
📏 Creating a baseline for peoples personality, values and behaviour
💓 Paying attention to others emotional state
🎭 Considering how other people see you