Ep054 The strange power of “Trash Talking”

In today’s episode the boys explore the history of talking trash! In other words, psyching your opponent out. Who does it best? Connor McGregor, Mohammed Ali, Presidents? Are you an ‘actions speak louder than words’ person or do you talk your opponent down? Whichever you prefer, wherever the setting is, it’s a plausible technique.

Having a psychological edge on someone else, especially on a competitive standpoint is huge. But we go further – we explore why today’s modern society is drawn to the back and forth debate. If anything trash talk sells. Trash talk creates discussion and trash talk may even influence your decision on who to put your money on. In a ring, in the office, in an octagon, in politics or even on stage. We discuss the in and outs of “trash talking”.

Listen here;

Published by Journey to Wherever the Podcast

Journey to Wherever is a weekly podcast by two mates who also just happen to be brother-in laws, getting together each week to record discussions that shouldn’t be left unsaid. Daniel and Ivan discuss many topics from lifestyle, philosophy, parenting, life’s general hypotheticals and business & entrepreneurship. Each episode is sure to take you on a journey filled with laughs, debates and (maybe) tears. We believe that deep conversations facilitate ones quest to better understand ourselves and others on this journey to being greater humans. We hope this show provides you value and that our perspective has an impact on your own Journey to Wherever.

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