Are emotive appeals effective in persuading people to give to charity?

In today’s media-heavy world, in that people are bombarded by ads and asks mixed times each day, charities are frequently told that if they wish to attract courtesy to their means and lift income they need to emanate emotive appeals. However, during a same time, charities are mostly warned opposite regulating shame as a approach […]

Shopping and Anxiety

Dear Diary: The following sell was listened on Good Friday in line during Bed Bath Beyond on a Upper West Side. (Really — we can’t make this things up!) Characters: Two prime men First man: “So, did we ask him because he thinks we need dual sessions a week now instead of one?” Second man: […]

Tips for raising children with a positive body image

Many of us struggle with body image issues, most of which start at a very early age.   Approximately 30 percent of girls between the ages of 10 and 14 are on a diet at any given time, according to The Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto.  And, body image disturbances can begin as early […]