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Musical artists ft. athletes - a look at the superbowl

The Superbowl is the dream playing field for advertisers, the Disney World of commercials and the mecca of all things persuasion. When watching the Superbowl, it is simply an expectation to watch some commercials, enjoy some of them, and be persuaded. 341 more words

Persuasion at The School of Life

I’m doing a short course on persuasion at The School of Life.  Details here:

The Art of Persuasion


Persuasion and selling a house

Here’s an interview with The Sunday Times about how the mechanisms of persuasion figure into selling houses: OK, You’ve Persuaded Me. It turns out that a grip on even a little of what’s out there in the world of persuasion could have big effects on both buyers and sellers. 25 more words


For You Alone, I Think and Plan...

Jane Austen’s Persuasion tends to get lost in the shadow of Pride and Prejudice, Emma, and Sense and Sensibility, but I dare any woman to hear or read Captain Wentworth’s letter and not fall in love with him. 332 more words


Book Review Persuasion by Jane Austen

I always approach reviewing or even commenting on a classic novel, in a public domain with some fear and trepidation.  I’m not quite sure what I can write that could ever do justice or add to the wealth of comments already out there.   697 more words

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See How Easily You Can Learn To Be Persuasive And Influential

In the game of life, there are countless times in which you need to persuade others to make a decision that benefits you, whether it’s at work, at home, or anywhere in between. 409 more words