When it comes to misinformation, what a person believes is less about what they’ve read and more about whom they trust. If that someone in your life is preparing to become a parent, you can help stop them from falling down the anti-vaxxer rabbit hole.
I was coaching an executive on influencing skills this week. I taught him a technique that I have found incredibly powerful. So powerful, you can even use it to great effect, with evil intent.
There’s a lot of bad advice, bad science, and bad logic out there — and I’m sorry to report that some of it is probably coming from people you trust. Sharpen your pencils and take a seat — Bullshit Resistance School is in session.