Some people are born charismatic leaders and gifted orators, but everyone can become more convincing. All you need is to master the right skills and get some practice. To boost your chances of success further, try combining different techniques to develop a unique personal persuasion style. 3 Tricks That Will Help You Become More Convincing Amplifying Your Attitude This method relies on the so-called ‘amplification hypothesis’, which is a proven method of influencing human attitudes. The essence of this method is to up your attitude to make others perceive you as more convincing. On the other hand, you can soften your attitude to ‘mellow out' the audience. Choose the method based on the people you need to influence. In practice this should work like this: Use emotion
A poor understanding of cash flow and poor management thereof has contributed to 82% of the business failures in the U.S. As one of the key business levers, the importance of good cash flow management cannot be understated. Once a business owner is able to determine where the cash flow problem takes place, it’s simply a cash injection away from progress. Here are a few simple ways to improve cash flow in a business. Free Up Unnecessary Spending As in households, the minute the cash flow gets a bit tight, the luxuries need to go. The same goes for businesses as well. One of the best ways to do this is to stop buying stock that sits on the floor for too long or has a high risk of spoilage. Once stock management is under control, it’s time to look at redundant equipment. Selling the
As the seasons transform, your home should too. With the temperatures dropping, now is the time to turn your space into a cozy abode you can curl up in. Redecorating doesn’t have to be expensive, and it’s a great way to increase warmth in an otherwise chilly fall season. Browse these simple suggestions to transform your space into the ultimate sanctuary this autumn. Alter Your Color Palette Match the interior of your home and bedroom to the changes unfolding in nature. This means warmer lighting, autumnal hues, and natural textures. Shorter days call for more creative lighting opportunities. Try adding a dimmer switch to your home or bedroom to accommodate weather-inspired moods. Incorporate more shades of brown, orange, burgundy, and cream to mimic the color-changing leaves outd
Parents in this tech world are highly concerned about the health of their kids due to excessive use of smartphone or other similar devices and due to more time spend on social media instead of physical activities. However, the big question here is what qualifies as "excessive" and there is no evidence-based guideline, but there are some advice from scientists and public health officials to follow. Below are some precautions to be followed at home to discourage kids to be overly inclined towards electronic devices: Don't keep smartphone in kid's bedrooms There's sleep loss cases across the world due to bedroom screen time apart from variety of risks and so it is strongly recommended the parents should keep the electronic devices out of their kid's bedrooms. The same is applied to adul...
You may have celebrated the real Thanksgiving long before Halloween, but that doesn’t mean you can’t cash in on the American Thanksgiving weekend—and we’re not talking about the football games. Black Friday and Cyber Monday—some of the biggest shopping days for our neighbors to the south— have made their way up here, and plenty of deal-hungry Canadians are ready to shop. While Americans aren’t afraid to throw an elbow or trample an employee to death in order to get the last Xbox One X on the shelf, Black Friday and Cyber Monday is a little different up here in the Great White North. It’s a little more civilized as people wait their turn in line to enter stores, and you’re more than likely to hear a few 'sorry's than muttered curses before you’re pushed out of the way. Though ther
2017 has been a great year for video marketing, so it’s valuable for any business to research what the best video marketing trends were for the year. This will help jumpstart the coming year’s marketing ventures and keep your business at least one step ahead of the competition. All the featured marketing trends that soared this year are all about refinement, detail, flashy new platforms, and high technology—without being costly. Here’s our list of the smartest video marketing trends in 2017. Quality over quantity According to the BBC, the average attention span is around eight seconds, which means you’ve only got a short time frame to capture your viewer’s attention! While this may seem too short, eight seconds can be plenty of time to get your point across in a succinct and capt