NLP; What a load of nonsense!


Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP)

Yes, people are still taken in by this nonsense. It didn’t work 30 years ago & it doesn’t work now.

What it does do however is allow delusional megalomaniacs such as Tony Robbins to make a ruddy fortune (credit to him) from sprouting a continuous stream of unabridged, arse twitching rhetoric aimed, not surprisingly, at the weak minded & vulnerable.

If bettering yourself does not come automatically to you via your daily thoughts, actions & interactions as it should and you feel the need for third party intervention & support, that’s fine, but for the love of Batman’s shorts use a method that has at least a modicum of science in its doctrine.

The skeptic’s Dictionary recently wrote an excellent piece about the problems with NLP & I couldn’t agree more with their piece. Because it is aimed at the vulnerable, those desperate to believe anything that is placed before them, it can indeed work for some. However, “It has been scientifically proven that eating chocolate makes you feel happy” is a more accurate statement than “NLP works”.

So, if your considering NLP as a way to improve your life, read on…………

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