Monday, September 12, 2011

"You Are Not So Smart" -- The Book I Am Most Looking Forward To This Fall

For those of you who are unfamiliar with the brilliant "You Are Not So Smart" blog, check out this brilliant example.

Go ahead.  I'll wait.

OK, so hopefully you came back and did not get tied down (the way I do) following one insightful exploration of our own biases after another.

This stuff is particularly (read: incredibly) useful for intelligence analysts to understand and the only thing that could make the blog any better would be if the author, David McRaney, put it all into a book -- which he just did and it will be out next month.

Below is the official movie trailer for the book (his words, not mine) that explores the causes and preventative strategies surrounding procrastination: