CSI: Surviving Cross-Examination
Every maneuver by a defence counsel is cleverly designed to raise reasonable doubt in the evidence and processes presented by the prosecution. ¬†Aggressive methods used to undermine your credibility can also be expected. ¬†Good defence counsels can “think on their feet” and burst out in rapid fire. ¬† When you see these techniques coming, you can brace yourself for a difficult time on the witness stand.
Civil Service Investigation: INTERROGATION
With overwhelming evidence supporting the suspect involvement and all your diplomatic attempts at getting a confession comes to nothing, what do you do?¬† Conduct an interrogation.¬† The goal of an interrogation is to get the suspect to confess. A master interrogator uses psychological tools to get inside the mind of a suspect.
Winning With Words
Good writing is more about thinking than just technical know-how, rules, grammar, punctuation, and syntax; and facts ‚Äúdo-not-speak-for-themselves‚ÄĚ. ¬†The goal of this workshop is to help you become a good business writer. ¬†Hundreds of corporate professionals have benefited and it comes highly recommended. ¬†The reason: it is simple, and it works!
Spotting the lie is often tough. ¬†Polygraph tests, also known as “lie detectors”, are typically based on detecting autonomic reactions and are considered unreliable. ¬†But machines and computer programs aren’t the only way of detecting lies. ¬†Scientists believe that people can be trained to recognize liars through behavioral cues.