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Re: OT: Getting people to use tools

by chaoticset (Chaplain)
on May 01, 2003 at 17:38 UTC ( #254737=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to OT: Getting people to use tools

My US$.02:

What can I do to get people to accept better hammers?

Well, hey -- like anything, you have to sell it. You start with the benefits to them, just like a salesperson, and end with that little ol' teensy tiny thing they actually have to do.

Of course, no amount of selling is going to move refrigerators inside the Arctic Circle -- if the proposed tool-users find it to be "threatening" as people often find change, then you won't have buyers.
You are what you think.

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