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of the matter can be perceived through very different frames (i.e Fox News vs. CNN on any controversial political story). An example of this is that the same persuader could have argued that jazz is better than classical, given the cultural significance of jazz, or the percentage of a certain age bracket that prefer jazz. Persuasion is not found in every communication transaction.An example of this is my job as a resident advisor. When incidents take in the residence halls, such as underage alcohol consumption or marijuana usage, it is not my job as a paraprofessional topersuade, only to report concrete facts. In other situations, such as pitching a new idea to my supervisor or staff, then it is in my best interest to persuade my staff as to why we should pursue a certain course of action. Even though persuasion is not found in every communication transactionthat I have, I never know when I'll have to practice the art of persuasion, showing the importance of honing such skills through careful, critical research and synthesizing of information. Manage Discussion Entry Go To Topic I define persuasion as the use of rhetoric to steer another person towards a particular stance, belief, or opinion. I see the components of persuasion as information gathering, synthesis, and then execution. For someone to persuade, the persuader must take a stance on a given topic, such as "I believe classical music is better than jazz." Before arriving at the conclusion that classical music is better than jazz, the persuader must gather information: such as the history of each genre, notable works of music, and anything else that the persuader must find pertinent. With information gathered, the persuader can now internally synthesize what they believe to be true, drawing on points such as the long history of the classical genre or the amount of patronage given towards classical music versus jazz throughout history. With information gathered and synthesized, the persuader can now arrive to whatever conclusion they might draw regarding the superiority of either musical genre. It's important to note that persuasion is almost always arbitrary and the facts of the matter can be perceived through very different frames (i.e Fox News vs. CNN on any controversial political story). An example of this is that the same persuader could have argued that jazz is better than classical, given the cultural significance of jazz, or the percentage of a certain age bracket that prefer jazz. Persuasion is not found in every communication transaction. An example of this is my job as a resident advisor. When incidents take in the residence halls, such as underage alcohol consumption or marijuana usage, it is not my job as a paraprofessional to persuade, only to report concrete facts. In other situations, such as pitching a new idea to my supervisor or staff, then it is in my best interest to persuade my staff as to why we should pursue a certain course of action. Even though persuasion is not found in every communication transaction that I have, I never
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