Come celebrate the launch of my new book, Design for Cognitive Bias. Each ticket includes the price of a copy of the book!
About this Event
Our users have biases and so do we. My new book, Design for Cognitive Bias, explores how design and content strategy can help keep them at bay (or use them for good). Let's celebrate the launch!
- We'll start with a book reading
- Then I'll chat with Tiny MBA author Alex Hillman about the book
- Then we'll do audience Q&A
- Then we'll do something called an idea exchange. (I'll explain later but I promise it'll be fun!)
Like I said, price of admission includes a digital copy of the book. YOU get a book! And YOU get a book! And YOU get a book! (You get the idea).
Special thanks to Indy Hall for virtually hosting this event!
I'm really looking forward to this. It's been a long road to get here and I hope you'll celebrate with me! :)
We humans are messy, illogical creatures who like to imagine we’re in control—but we blithely let our biases lead us astray. In Design for Cognitive Bias, David Dylan Thomas lays bare the irrational forces that shape our everyday decisions and, inevitably, inform the experiences we craft. Once we grasp the logic powering these forces, we stand a fighting chance of confronting them, tempering them, and even harnessing them for good. Come along on a whirlwind tour of the cognitive biases that encroach on our lives and our work, and learn to start designing more consciously.
If you’re free on Friday, August 28th there’s also a launch party for the book! The price of admission also includes a discounted copy of the e-book. RSVP now.
I’m hoping I can talk him into doing a talk or presentation for my friends in the IndieWeb community. He’s a great and thoughtful person and speaker, so I expect to see him around the design and development talk circuit for a lot of the coming year. If you have a conference coming up, I recommend you book him now before he’s over-scheduled.