I was recently watching a game stream of a game called “The Observer”. The game is set in the horror genre in a distopian future Poland. It relies mostly on setting and implication to create an uneasy horror environment, unlike other games that tend to use extremely open horror enemies and darkness. Similarly good marketing […]Read more "Good Horror and Good Marketing"
Fronts serve an important purpose in business and manipulation. They serve to redirect or misdirect things working on the off hand principle in martial arts and street “magic”. There are some negatives sides to using fronts. If you use a front as your major representation of you or your business, especially if you’re not confident […]Read more "Negative Sides of a Front"
I was in a chat recently where there was some new members added and the current members showed up to size up the new intake and, as I observed, to assert dominance. This had happened to me as well when I was added to the group. It’s a natural thing, there’s always a pecking order […]Read more "Power of Confidence"
I had a mix up with a podcast I was going to appear on. We had the days scheduled wrong for when we were going to meet up. And this got me thinking about something. I value punctuality. Now I know things come up that need to be addressed and when people let me know […]Read more "The Cult of Punctuality."
One of the easiest ways to lose people’s attention is to tell them they’re wrong, One of the easiest ways to get people’s attention is to go around their ego and say the information they used is wrong. “Everything you know about X is wrong” “What you think you know has been a lie” It […]Read more "Manipulation through Destruction."
Audio is one of our earliest forms of modern long distance communication in close to real time. Radio, telephones, and cell phones relied on audio only communication. People still listen to radio or each other in one form or another today. But today they can listen online in the forms of podcasts and online radio stations. […]Read more "Audio vs Video"
Today we’re going to talk about some self marketing tips, or a tip. Why is self marketing important? What is self marketing? Self marketing is is how we portray ourselves to others. Through it we draw similar minded individuals to us, communicate nonverbally, and in a way express some of our personality. Self marketing is […]Read more "Self Marketing: Stop This One Practice"