Nancy Adler-Jones, MSW

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“I Can’t Think!”

I have an ambivalent relationship with my new IPhone.  I love that I can access information anywhere, anytime.  However, I don’t like the addictive quality of the attention I am drawn to pay to it.  Bells and whistles calling my attention:  a new free app?  a new email?  This Newsweek article explains how our decision making process is hijacked by too much information.  It provides strategies, ones that are not intuitive, about how to make better decisions in the presence of too much information.

Sat, June 4 2011 » Other