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While all exciting, these technologies seem to be developing at different rates, with differing capabilities and for different applications. How can we create an integrative network to address problems of human affairs across all environments?
The most important thing to know about our field is that it has grown and expanded significantly since the early work began. Many are not aware of this work though...
Today, I beg you to join me. Join me in committing to becoming true entrepreneurs. Let's not become the Radioshack's, Kodak's, Sear's, or Blackberry's of our field. All those companies felt too comfortable doing what they were doing and failed because they didn't create value for their markets.
You see that Matt of The Behavioral Observations Podcast had a bunch of our speakers on the show talking about what they'll be presenting on November 11th in Miami? Check out the episode here!
If behavior analysis is the scientific approach to why living things do what they do, then are we not sitting on the most secure job in the world? The way I understand it, theoretically, anything is possible. It just requires finding that area of passion, developing the skill sets, aligning the resources, and putting in the work.
Much of our funding streams are aligned for 1:1 services, like much of psychology in general, but given the time it takes to train a practitioner for these services is on one hand totally reasonable (i.e., we must be able to provide high-quality and ethical services), but on the other hand is working against how quickly we can help inform more social issues and how many people we can impact at the end of the day.
Face it - there's just not enough time to review all the data and research when helping your clients. We totally understand. That's why there's so many people asking for suggestions, whether it's on social platforms (e.g., facebook, twitter), emails or phone calls to colleagues and mentors, etc. The Behavior Bank team is here to help you identify the best solution for your client, based on their data, and all of the relevant data out there. Sounds crazy right?
Alarm goes off at 3am. Only way to get that gym session in prior to the flight, not to mention the work that needs to be finished before the 8am flight out of town.
“I pledge allegiance to the world. Nothing more, nothing less than my humanity.”