very embarrassing to carry this around

This post seems like the opposite of everything else on this blog. But I think when I ‘get over mySelf’ it won’t look that way so much.

I just read Jeffrey Pfeffer’s Power and it was fascinating. I don’t know why I said fascinating. There’s interesting stuff in there. Those books frighten me. A book written specifically to learn how to control people! I assume it’s similar to Robert Cialdini’s Influence (summary). A business version of The Game. I haven’t read those but I assume it’s like that. Or any marketing book.

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