Book Reviews

Brandwashed: Tricks Companies Use to Manipulate Our Minds and Persuade Us to Buy * Martin Lindström

I don't usually read non-fiction but this book was on my audiobook list and I decided to give it a go! Oh boy! Was I in for a treat!  opened my eyes to ways people are manipulated into buying specific brands from birth (or even before birth!) through skillful usage of smells, sounds, recognizable adverts,… Continue reading Brandwashed: Tricks Companies Use to Manipulate Our Minds and Persuade Us to Buy * Martin Lindström

Growing Up

Self-defence nerve centres do’s and don’ts

I know I've been talking about self-defense - which is essential for every woman to know from a young age. Hit hard, hit fast, hit often' and the attacker is likely to leave and look for an easier target. There are different things you can do when faced when an assailant of either the same… Continue reading Self-defence nerve centres do’s and don’ts

Psychology

Instant Fact: How To Get The Truth Out of Anyone!

In an ideal society there would be no need for lies. But we live in a world of deception. And whether you want to play or not, you’re in the game. The question is, do you want to win? Compiled By: John J. Webster I. Signs of Deception Once you realize that you’re being lied… Continue reading Instant Fact: How To Get The Truth Out of Anyone!