The big problem with big words (hint: they make you look stupid)

by Derek Halpern
Using big words makes you look stupid. Seriously… Even if you use them the right way, people will think you aren’t as smart as someone who uses smaller words. And new research from Princeton confirms it. I go over it in this new video. Be Careful Using Big Words – Here’s Why Why should you care about something so trivial? If you’re looking to convert browsers into buyer ...Read the full article

The big problem with big words (hint: they make you look stupid)

Here's the truth: using big words for the sake of using them makes you look stupid. And I got research from Princeton to back it up. Researchers ran three experiments testing the impact using big words has on other people's perception of you and the results are on point. To learn more, watch the video! After you've watched the video, I have a question for you: What big words do you see people use that they should eliminate from their language? What would you replace them with? Leave a comment on the blog post here: http://socialtriggers.com/the-big-problem-with-big-words-hint-they-make-you-look-stupid/ Also, if you're looking for more videos on marketing, psychology, entrepreneurship, and more, then subscribe to my YouTube channel right here: http://bit.ly/WqPFyy To get even MORE great free content, exclusive tips, and updates I don't share with just anyone, then be sure to sign up for the Social Triggers mailing list here: http://socialtriggers.com/newsletter