How to enjoy wine and not get conned by the wine industry

You can learn how to save money and avoid being bamboozled by wine snobs
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  • Lectures 18
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 3/2016 English

Course Description

New Update as of March 18, 2016

This is the one course the wine industry does NOT want you to take. Don't be fooled by the mixed reviews for this course. Wine industry "experts" hate that I have exposed their con artistry and have retaliated by trashing this course with low reviews. Actual real people who aren't connected to the wine industry are leaving mostly "5" reviews. Please read the individual reviews and judge for yourself.

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The world of wine can seem overwhelming to the beginner. "How am I supposed to remember thousands of producers over 50 years?" "Will I look cheap or stupid if I order this wine?"

Unfortunately, the wine industry is a rapidly growing world wide big business. And it is often in the business of fooling and intimidating consumers into thinking "more expensive" equals "better."

In this course, TJ Walker teaches you how to see through the elaborate cons used by the wine industrial complex to part you from your money. Yes, wine can be a great, life-enhancing experience. But you don't need to devote half your free time or disposable income to enjoy drinking wine.

This course is not for the aspiring wine snob, sommelier or someone who wants to show off his/her "good taste" by bragging about a fancy wine collection. This course is for people who are new to wine and want to enjoy wine while spending the least amount of money and time possible learning about all the ins and outs of wine.

The course is filled with simple, practical advice and how to tips on how to get the most enjoyment and value out of every glass and bottle of wine you buy and drink.

What are the requirements?

  • A willingness to question everything they've ever heard about wine before
  • An interest in enjoying wine and saving time and money

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Enjoy wine
  • Save money buying wine
  • Avoid being conned by the wine industrial complex
  • Improve your wine drinking experiences

What is the target audience?

  • For new wine drinkers
  • For people who want to save money on wine
  • For people who have a vague notion that "wine experts" are full of BS
  • NOT for wine experts
  • Not for aspiring sommeliers
  • Not for the pretentious
  • Not for those looking to impress others with their wine "knowledge"

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

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Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: What You Really Need to Know About Wine Before Being Taken to the Cleaners
What the Wine World Doesn't Want You to Know
Preview
02:33
Drinking Wine is Fun. Being Swindled by the Wine Industry Isn't
Preview
09:00
03:57

Go to http://www.wine-economics.org/workingpapers/AAWE_WP16.pdf to learn about blind wine tasting tests.

How to Learn the Art of Enjoying Fine Wines
02:56
Section 2: The Goldilocks Guide to Wine Temperature
Don't Serve Red Wine at Room Temperature
03:32
Don't Rob Your White Wine of Its Flavor
02:32
Attention Hollywood, This is How You Hold a Wine Glass
02:51
Do This, If Your Wine is Too Warm
02:06
Section 3: Secrets for Turning "Bad" Wine Into "Good" Wine
Breath Life and Air Into Your Wine
03:37
Give Your wine a Twirl Out on the Town
02:00
Section 4: You Don't Have a Milk Cellar, So Why Have a Wine Cellar
Buy Wine the Way You Buy Milk and Fruit Salad
03:05
If People Have an 80 year Lifecycle, Wine Has a 24 Hour Lifecycle
03:27
Section 5: Make Wine a Source of Pleasure, Not Stress
Picking the Right Wine On a Date
02:15
Pairing The Right Wine with Your Food
02:24
Help Your Friends and Family Enjoy Wine More
03:10
Only Send a Bottle of Wine Back in a Restaurant If This Happens
02:19
This is How You Buy Wine and Save a Fortune
03:09
Wine Can And Will Be a Source of Pleasure for You, As Long As You are In Control
02:53

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Instructor Biography

TJ Walker, Public Speaking and Media Training Expert

TJ Walker is the founder of Media Training Worldwide and has been conducting public speaking training workshops and seminars since 1984. Walker has trained Presidents of countries, Prime Ministers, Nobel Peace Prize winners, Super Bowl winners, US Senators, Miss Universes and Members of Parliament .

Walker has more than 100,000 online course enrollments and more than 16,000 online students.

His book, "Secret to Foolproof Presentations" was a USA Today # 1 Bestseller, as well as a Wall Street Journal, and Business Week Bestseller.

Walker is also the author of "Media Training AZ" and "Media Training Success."

Currently, Walker is the host of the #1 rated daily TV/Radio/Podcast show devoted exclusively to public speaking and media training (Syndicated on iTunes, YouTube, Daily Motion, Vimeo, Flickr and Facebook) "Speaking with TJ Walker" is heard and viewed seven days a week around the world.

In 2009, Walker set the Guinness Book of World Records for Most Talk Radio Appearances ever in a 24 hour period.

Walker has also served as a former President of the National Speakers Association, New York City.

Walker was a merit scholar at Duke University where he graduated magna cum laude.

What others say:

“TJ Walker's single-minded devotion to presentation has made him the #1 expert for executives seeking guidance on speaking to the public and media." Bob Bowdon, Anchor/Reporter, Bloomberg Television

“TJ Walker is the leading media trainer in the world." Stu Miller, Viacom News Producer

(TJ Walker's Media Training Worldwide) “The world's leading presentation and media training firm." Gregg Jarrett, Fox News Channel Anchor

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