For those in almost any field, the ability to immediately connect
with others through knowledge of a particular subject area is vital
to gaining trust, solidifying relationships, and getting ideas
across. Convincing others that one 'knows what he's talking about'
can help win clients, gain allies, make sales, and much more. But
tricks and shortcuts, like peppering conversation with jargon or
random facts, can seem transparent at best, and often work... more...