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Persuasion in Groups

“What works on crowds are images, sounds, and the strong voice of a leader repeating simple messages.”-James Garvey, PhD

“There’s always wiggle room, always an opportunity for the PR apologist to play down consequences or deny bad intentions.”-James Garvey, PhD… 548 more words

Psychology And Sociology

A BComm Consciousness-Raising Activity

I received an email message yesterday that I forwarded to a new graduate teaching assistant as a good message to discuss with her students as they begin their Writing for Business course. 629 more words

An Invitation to Love Once More

“I can listen no longer in silence. I must speak to you by such means as are within my reach. You pierce my soul. I am half agony, half hope. 240 more words

"This Moved Me" Podcast: My Interview with Sally Koering Zimney

Sally Koering Zimney is a presentation coach, speaker, writer and host of the podcast, This Moved Me. She works with speakers and develops event programs. 180 more words



When you’re willing to go there,
you can also
take someone,
although the time it takes
to persuade another
may last a spate
from long to middling to fair, 73 more words


5 Reasons Why You Should Start Reading THAT Book

At least once in our long bookish lives, we hit that moment where we want to start reading a book but we just can’t. I call it the reading slump.  829 more words

Book Blog

I’m not interested in being persuasive, and you shouldn’t be either.  Here’s why:  wait… nevermind.