Music psychology: How to make a hit song

Home » Tips and techniques » Page 2In this article, I’ll throw some light on music psychology. Specifically, on how the principles of Psychology can be exploited to make a hit song. I’ll focus on four key concepts- patterns, emotional themes, group identity, and violation of expectations. It’s hard to imagine life without music. Despite …

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How to figure out the psychological needs of people

Home » Tips and techniques » Page 2Figuring out someone’s psychological needs is the key to understanding their personality. Needs may be general or individual. For instance, the need for survival is a general human need but it tells you nothing of value about a person’s unique psychological make-up. On the other hand, individual needs that are shaped by a …

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How to read body language (like a pro)

Home » Tips and techniques » Page 2In this article, I’ll give you some tips that’ll teach you how to read body language like a pro. I won’t be discussing specific body language gestures but general things that you should keep in mind while decoding body language. Mastering non-verbal communication skills will turn you into …

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How to stop procrastinating by procrastinating a lot

how to stop procrastinating by procrastinating

Home » Tips and techniques » Page 2In order to learn how to stop procrastinating, you need to procrastinate a lot. I’ll explain this paradox later. First, let’s try to understand procrastination… Procrastination means avoiding or delaying the important tasks that you know you should be doing. It is a common feature of human behaviour and …

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Mirroring technique in body language (explained)

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Home » Tips and techniques » Page 2If you want to learn how to build rapport, the mirroring technique is perhaps the most effective way to do so. Mirroring gives you a fair glimpse of how our unconscious minds work below our level of awareness. It shows you how we make decisions and judgments about somebody …

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What is meant by anchoring in psychology?

Home » Tips and techniques » Page 2In this article, we’ll discuss anchoring, a very useful concept in psychology. When two separate events happen simultaneously enough number of times such that occurring of one event reminds you of the other, the events are said to be anchored in your mind. The classical conditioning of Pavlov’s …

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