In poker, the best rule to follow is to treat your opponents as you would like to be treated. All other rules and principles originate from this one concept. Not only will your opponents appreciate your good intentions, but by following this concept and some other key points, you will feel like a more confident, knowledgeable and skilled player at the poker table.
11- It is said that gaming is a game that rewards aggression, however aggression that is blind leads to disaster. Aggression that is calculated and controlled wins tournaments. Selling is no different. Overly ‘pushy’ salespeople step on a lot of selling landmines while masters know precisely when to close the deal.
Well, first of all, I like Dexter a lot, and I respect Nicole’s decision to put Dexter through. Dexter is clearly an artist, a performer, and in this case, a contestant who’s gone through some very, very tough times in his life. I don’t think it was so much a focus on spectacle. I think it was more believing in someone and giving someone an opportunity to rebound and to really get their life on track, because he’s clearly talented. And yes, he’s a showman, but I don’t think it was a decision based on spectacle. I think it was based on opening a door and giving someone an opportunity to straighten up.
We hear on so many of these talent shows how important song selection is for a contestant, and during the judges homes phase of the competition “The X Factor” U.S., we didn’t really get to see how the songs were selected. So can you tell us about how the songs are selected – things that we may not have seen on TV?
You must control your aggression too. Stay calm and pick your moments, and balance your aggression with your risk, and don’t ruin all your hard work with one reckless move.
The best thing you can learn about bluffing is when to not bluff. If you are unsure about the situation and your “gut” tells you that you shouldn’t, then just don’t bluff. Only bluff when you are completely sure you have a good chance of coming out on top.
Hopefully these tips will keep a smile on your face and some money in your wallet. Remember that gambling is no different than a roller coaster. It has both ups and downs, but in the end you’ll most likely have a sick feeling in your stomach.