Law 17: Keep Others in Suspense: Cultivate an Air of Unpredictability (48 Laws of Power)

Law 17: Keep Others in Suspense: Cultivate an Air of Unpredictability (48 Laws of Power)

Overview of Law #17: Keep Others in Suspense: Cultivate an Air of Unpredictability Because people crave predictability and a sense of control, you can throw others off balance and even terrify them by cultivating an air of unpredictability. While your opponents are stressing themselves out by trying the explain and anticipate what you’re doing, you can achieve your objectives almost unnoticed.

Rule 4: Compare Yourself To Who You Were Yesterday, Not To Who Someone Else Is Today

Rule 4: Compare Yourself To Who You Were Yesterday, Not To Who Someone Else Is Today

In 12 Rules for Life, Rule #4 is “Compare Yourself To Who You Were Yesterday, Not To Who Someone Else Is Today.” What does this mean? Why is it so bad to compare yourself to other people? According to Jordan Peterson’s Rule 4, the only person you should compare yourself to is yourself. As long as you’re getting better day by day, then you should be happy with yourself. Learn more about Rule 4 below.

Victor Lustig: 3 Lessons from the World’s Best Conman

Victor Lustig: 3 Lessons from the World’s Best Conman

Who was Victor Lustig? What made him one of the greatest conmen in history? What can we learn from him? Victor Lustig was a stylish swindler who successfully scammed people throughout Europe and the United States in the early 1900s. Although he ended his life in prison, Victor Lustig was a powerful force at his peak. We’ll cover the three primary lessons about power we can learn from Victor Lustig.

Subliminal Priming: Take Control of Your Unconscious Mind

Subliminal Priming: Take Control of Your Unconscious Mind

Do you ever behave in ways you can’t explain rationally? Those behaviors might be due to the power of subliminal priming. What is priming? Subliminal priming is when your unconscious associations with one thing affect your unconscious reaction to something else. In other words, it’s a way of influencing the unconscious mind. Therefore, subliminal priming can be extremely powerful. Subliminal priming can work positively, negatively, or neutrally on the unconscious mind. Learn how to use subliminal priming to positively address your implicit biases.

Gender Bias: Is it Real? How to Overcome It

Gender Bias: Is it Real? How to Overcome It

Gender roles in society are finally being seen as outdated, but many of us still feel the need to play into certain gender roles. Why do we continue to be trapped in gender roles that no longer seem relevant to our modern lives? The existence of gender roles in society and implicit gender bias may be the results of our unconscious associations. Learn how our unconscious biases affect our conscious decisions and take action to change your implicit gender biases.