How to Plant Powerful Ideas in People’s Minds That Actually Take Root and Grow

Our memory is a very fickle thing. We are constantly being bombarded with new stimuli and new information, and only a very small percentage of it is actually remembered. So if you want to be a thought leader, marketer, or … Continue reading

How to Destroy Performance Anxiety and Deliver an Award-Winning Show Every Time

We don’t often think of it this way, but life is often like one big performance. Whether it’s delivering a lecture, going on a date, or meeting a new person – we are often called upon to present our “best … Continue reading

The Psychology Behind What Makes Ideas Popular

What makes some ideas spread like wildfire while others are dead on arrival? Whether you’re a businessman, politician, musician, or artist – your success depends on your ability to get your ideas to spread to large amounts of people. But … Continue reading

Building a Following: What I’ve Learned from One Million Visitors

It’s now been over two and a half years since I first started blogging for The Emotion Machine – and just recently I’ve passed over one million visitors. It’s a significant milestone to me, but more importantly it’s provided me … Continue reading