How to Be Smarter…Instantly

The most interesting and most successful people I know are smart.

The best writers I know are frighteningly smart.

So being smarter and raising my IQ has long been a goal of mine.

Some say you’re stuck with the neural cards you’ve been dealt.

But I’m convinced that intelligence can be increased and IQ raised.

Increasingly, researchers are, too.

Here are some ways to do it…virtually instantly…

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Please Read This First

Hey, thanks for stopping by and checking out my blog.

Whether you came by link or by search…

…whether you’re a current or aspiring copywriter, marketer, entrepreneur, creative thinker, or none of the above…

…I’m darned glad you’re here.

My goal is to provide you with all sorts of great info and insights on persuasion … creativity … copywriting … marketing … direct response … self-development … and anything that helps you be more successful—personally as well as professionally.  (That sure gives me a lot of leeway, doesn’t it?)

Since this is a blog, I guess I should also tell you some of what I’ve been up to lately…

Just got word that a magalog I did for Boardroom/Bottom Line Books has successfully launched yet another book:  Breakthroughs in Natural Healing.  Look for it in your mailbox soon.

(What? You’re not on Boardroom’s list? Shame on you—it’s one of the best, least expensive ways to get a direct mail education.

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Dramatically Improve Your Copywriting—without Writing a Word

Copywriting is about being persuasive.

So if you want to get better at copywriting, practice being persuasive. In person as well as in print.

Practice convincing your friends, family and business associates to try a particular food, accompany you somewhere, watch a certain show, or just to do “A” rather than “B”.

Notice what works.  Notice what doesn’t.  How do you deal with objections? How do you lay the groundwork for persuasion (bonding, getting them into an agreeable mood)? How do you “close the sale”?

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