How to Persuade: The Science Marketers Need to Know

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Jonah Berger’s new book The Catalyst: How to Change Anyone’s Mind delves into the topic of marketing persuasion. He points out that, in chemistry, catalysts don’t produce change through force, but by reducing barriers. Berger calls his framework REDUCE: reactance, endowment, distance, uncertainty and corroborating evidence. Reactance points to how people like to push back … Read more