How many licks does it take to get to the center of a tootsie pop? I don't know, but what I do know is that there are four main persuasive techniques that our friends and families (as well as companies) use to get us to do things we'd either normally say no to or not… Continue reading “It’s Easy As 1,2,3”: Persuasive Tactics
*This blog post will be in first person, as if persuasion is a human being. I thought it would be creative and fun :). ________________________________ Hello my name is persuasion. I'm your train conductor for today. I thought it would be nice to introduce myself before we start this trip. You should already know who I… Continue reading “All Aboard!”: The Persuasion Train
Ah, yes. We're all hypocrites. Congratulations!! I know some of you may be reading the title of this blog and said, "What is she ranting about now?" I won't rant this time. I promise. Now that you all know I'm lying, let's talk about cognitive dissonance and how we use excuses to persuade ourselves to… Continue reading Cognitive Dissonance: We’re Hypocrites?!
To Persuade or not to persuade? That is the question!
On Monday, August 26th, I will officially be a senior in college. I'm excited and nervous because I know I will have a lot of work to do. I work part-time, I blog, I make youtube videos, I write books, and I will have my own official podcast soon. I know a lot of people… Continue reading Hello, Senior Year!
I usually don't do these types of post; however, downtown Chicago is so beautiful. I really think we have the best downtown in the world. Here's one of the beautiful videos I took while on a tour boat with my mom and sister. I hope you all enjoy.
Welcome to another random thoughts post, because yes I'm one of those people. I think of things randomly and I ask myself why all the time, but of course I never have an answer. However, I do have some good news. It's probably more good news to me than y'all but I'm a bubbly person… Continue reading Random Thoughts Pt2