When people don’t believe you

If you need to tell people something that will upset their beliefs and convictions, they will likely instantly experience you as threatening.

Ask Oxford neuroscientist Kathleen Taylor. (Yes, I do type that a lot these days, “Oxford neuroscientist Kathleen Taylor”.)

I think that one way around it is to shake them out of their comfort zone, for example by doing something that will make them laugh and, therefore, not feel instantly threatened.

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