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ALAN ALDA’S ADVICE FOR BETTER COMMUNICATION SKILLS

The actor, Alan Alda has  written a book If I Understood You, Would I Have this Look on My Face?  I found it has very helpful advice based upon his interviewing various experts. Here is what he has written on … Continue reading

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GEORGE LAKOFF ADVICE FOR PLAINTIFF TRIAL LAWYERS

I’ve written about the writings of George Lakoff many times including this post: http://plaintifftriallawyertips.com/george-lakoffs-the-political-mind Lakoff is a retired UC Berkeley professor and author of many publications on linguistics and communication. He has been involved in eleven books and lectured widely. Lakoff … Continue reading

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A TRIAL IS A MORALITY PLAY

The December 2016 issue of The Jury Expert  http://www.thejuryexpert.com/2016/12/making-it-moral-how-morality-can-harden-attitudes-and-make-them-more-influential/  features an article by Andrew Luttrell: “Making it Moral: How Morality can Harden Attitudes and Make Them More Influential.” The article brought to mind the writings of Professor George Lakoff. Professor of cognitive … Continue reading

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