Peace Story #7: Newspaper and Phone


January 03, 2008

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Dr. George Thompson Verbal Judo Tactics & Techniques
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Tip: Peace Story #7: Newspaper and Phone

A great example of the ‘off-beat’ use of the Practical Appeal we teach in Tac Com. My training Sergeant Bruce Fair showed me a unique way to redirect energy in a domestic dispute. The principle of redirection can be used everywhere, even if you never use the newspaper or the phone!


 

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Dr. George J. Thompson is the President and Founder of the Verbal Judo Institute, a tactical training and management firm now based in Auburn, NY. For full details on Dr. Thompson's work and training, please visit the Verbal Judo Web Site.





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