How to achieve influence: Push-you-pull-me

Many of the ideas about social influence and how it works appear to have their roots in old TV-advertising models, while others seem to be based on a rough-and-ready anthropology of human social structures, and others still are more marketing wish fulfilment than anything else.

How to achieve influence: Push-you-pull-me

Mark EarlsHERD Consultancy

Behavioural science shows that social influence is more about 'pulling' by copying others than by 'pushing' through advocacy.

Few subjects in marketing are now as popular as social influence:...