Hidden Persuaders- Learning How to Think Better

Have you seen Derren Brown's 'Heist?' I love it. For those of you that haven't had the pleasure, it tracks the story of Derren 'influencing' three people to use a gun to rob a security guard, and run away with two cases packed full of money. It's very entertaining to watch, and is a brilliant reminder as to how powerfully the mind can influence what we think- for good and bad outcomes. Without ruining it, as you can see it here (Derren Brown's … [Read more...]