This Week in Insights: Week of August 31

ON THE COMMUNICATION SKILLS BLOG:head_question_mark

Tim Pollard talks about the danger of “insider language” in your presentations and sales messages.

FROM OUR TWITTER AND LINKEDIN FEEDS

10 popular grammar myths debunked by a Harvard linguist

Do you have aphantasia? Some in your audience might…

Many psychology findings not as strong as claimed, study says 80ae6b13bd5cad586dcfa73f6a34c493.fb3125cbf7ca1a778bec07f5cc78ae07

Another week, another cognitive bias infographic (but still interesting!)

How neuroscientist Michael Grybko defines storytelling via Copyblogger

How presentatino design firm Ethos3 redesigned slides for a Buffer and Moz webinar

This explains why men always think women are flirting [For the Swipe File…]

88ffe45292a35bca2af9c54902a5360f.originalWhat an update to the classic “Prisoner’s Dilemma” decision making puzzle reveals about human selfishness

Beware the “hook” [when writing, selling, presenting, or…living] via @SPressfield

What if the audience already knows everything I have to say? [Great advice via @dontgetcaught]

Google’s new ‘Fun Facts‘ feature is a procrastinator’s [and presenter’s!] dream

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