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Beware The Curse Of Knowledge

Published by: David Garfinkel on 06-10-2024

When you talk about your product and you get that deer-in-the-headlights look, what gives?

In the best of all worlds, it’s simply that the prospect doesn’t understand what you’re saying.

And that very much could be because you’re the man or woman who knows too much.

I’m talking about the curse of knowledge—when you’ve gotten all this expertise, which you needed, but you forgot to take the next step of simplifying it and putting it into appealing marketing language so your prospect can instantly understand and appreciate the value of what you’re offering.

The curse of knowledge is real.

But it’s curable.

We’ll look at what it is and how to cure it on today’s show.

There’s lots to learn, but I recommend my book, The Persuasion Story Code, as a way to use stories to break the curse of knowledge. Here’s the link:

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