Runboard.com
You're welcome.
Are you walking on eggshells with Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde?
Welcome to our Narcissistic Personality Disorder and Psychopath Survivors Group.
A Learning, Resource and Support Forum.

runboard.com       Sign up (learn about it) | Sign in (lost password?)


 
samvaknin Profile
Live feed
Blog
Friends
Miscellaneous info

Registered user
Global user

Registered: 11-2008
Posts: 3618
Karma: 31 (+31/-0)
Reply | Quote
[marketingminute] How to Hook Know-it-Alls


The Narcissist as Know-it-all

[sign in to see URL]


           The Marketing Minute
      by Marcia Yudkin, Marketing Expert and Mentor
           [sign in to see URL]

           *******************

Ever face a suspicious, haughty or "who cares?" audience?
Here are some speech openers that help neutralize arrogance,
indifference and hostility, from Brad Phillips' excellent
new book, 101 Ways to Open a Speech.

1. Be counterintuitive. Start by stating something most
people agree with, then claim the opposite is true, and
then give your reasons why.

2. Use a cliffhanger. Introduce a portion of a point or
story that you promise to finish later in your talk.

3. Invite fantasy. Describe a scenario that's personally
relevant to audience members in such a way that they
experience your idea in their imagination.

4. Quiz them. Challenge audience members to answer a few
difficult questions that relate to your overall theme.

5. Cite that week's news. Prove the relevance of your topic
by referring to events or studies reported in newspapers in
the last several days.

6. Poll them. Use technology provided in webinars and some
live venues to ask the audience about their experiences or
views, then share the numbers. This requires an unexpected
yet intriguing question or two.

           *******************

For a free weekly marketing tip, subscribe:
[sign in to see URL]

Creative Ways

PO Box 305
Goshen, MA
01032
US

orders@[sign in to see URL]
1-413-563-4134



---
Encyclopedia of Narcissism and Psychopathy

http://samvak.tripod.com/siteindex.html

Buy 16 books and video lectures on 3 DVDs about narcissists, psychopaths, and abusive relationships

http://www.narcissistic-abuse.com/thebook.html
Sep/17/2015, 2:08 pm Link to this post  
 


Add a reply





You are not logged in (login)
http://bnarcissisticabuserecovery.runboard.com/t24062