How to win every firehouse argument: Using critical thinking

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It is a fact that Americans spend 68% of their day bombarded by people trying to influence our decisions. Likewise, they spend another 52% trying to persuade others. This presentation will help you learn to quickly identify myths and factual errors (like the one above) and improve your critical thinking skills to avoid falling victim to logical fallacies and other arguments that sound good, but don’t hold water.
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  • Emergency Services since 1990 – Photos / 1980’s and Flintmobile with star of lifePolice, Fire and EMS Instructor – I need all the help I can get to get out of traffic tickets.Fire Lieutenant / Paramedic / EMS Coordinator / Training director in Career, volunteer, private and municipal services – To everyone else, I can’t hold down a job, but everyone here realizes that you do two or three at the same time.International Speaker and ACLS National Faculty – Everywhere you go, our problems are all the same, my job is to share the solutions.
  • How to win every firehouse argument: Using critical thinking

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