Persuasion is the fine art of influencing others to do things that benefit them and of course, you. If you constantly find yourself struggling to win at negotiations, chances are that you need to sharpen your persuasion skills. Buzzfeed guys have worked out some ingenious ways to tip the scales in your favor. Here are some awesome ways in which you can get people to do exactly what you want. It’s simple yet makes a great impact. For instance, the foot in the door technique is something kids have been using with their parents since time immemorial. The trick is to do it consciously and thus hone your skills to perfection. I love the mirroring tip, though it does take a little practice. Go check it out. You’ll find something that works just right for you.

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