Close-up magic is the art of performing small illusions with coins, cards, balls, etc. while a few people stand or sit near the magician to watch. Some clients ask Billy to perform “roving” close-up magic at a reception the night before his main presentation to increase interest and attendance at his general session.
THE HIGH COST OF INCENTIVES: Why Paying People More Money Often Reduces Their Productivity
In a head-scratcher that has been documented in numerous studies, giving people monetary rewards routinely reduces performance. But why? How do you know when offering cash rewards will help or hurt? Consider five quick mysteries. MYSTERY NUMBER ONE: Go back in time with me to 1995. You are a fly on the wall in a […]
The Power of Self-Deception
The capacity of the human mind for self-deception is astounding. Until we accept this fact, and consciously choose to look inward at our own personal belief systems (rather than attempting
OVERCOME YOUR NEGATIVE “CORONA PERSONA”
As we’re all reeling from the loss of jobs, restriction of travel and reduction of our income, you may benefit from