Now you can easily meet smart guys who have read books on hard sales and are ready to break the will of the first comer.
I am for protection from such figures. Therefore, I will share with you the techniques of manipulation. Learn to defend yourself and don’t let your friends get hooked.
These are the basic manipulations described by Robert Cialdini in the book “psychology of influence”. But let’s make an experiment: read the description of the manipulation technique without reading the section “Protection”. Try to guess how to defend yourself in a situation. Then check the answer in the text. Continue reading
For those of us who are torn between the desire to develop our communication skills, communicating with people without embarrassment and awkwardness, and an almost unbearable desire to close the house one-on-one with your favorite TV series and computer, networking is like a game of cat and mouse with yourself.
Before you go to an event, whether it’s a seminar, presentation, training, or even a corporate event in your home company, we conduct an internal dialogue on the topic: “Why should I go there, who are all these people, why do I need them and why do they need me?» Continue reading