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Ask Ariely: On the Perks of Pickup Lines, Puppy Problems, and Probing Personality

Here’s my Q&A column from the WSJ this week — and if you have any questions for me, you can tweet them to @danariely with the hashtag #askariely, post a comment on my Ask Ariely Facebook page, or email them to AskAriely@wsj.com. ______________________________________________________ Dear Dan, I am happily married and was never much for the bar scene. But I do wonder if those cheesy … … Continue reading

Ask Ariely: On the Perks of Pickup Lines, Puppy Problems, and Probing Personality

Here’s my Q&A column from the WSJ this week — and if you have any questions for me, you can tweet them to @danariely with the hashtag #askariely, post a comment on my Ask Ariely Facebook page, or email them to AskAriely@wsj.com. ______________________________________________________ Dear Dan, I am happily married and was never much for the bar scene. But I do wonder if those cheesy…

Ask Ariely: On Misplaced Cars and Memory, Forgotten Loans, and The Mystery of Marriage

Here’s my Q&A column from the WSJ this week — and if you have any questions for me, you can tweet them to @danariely with the hashtag #askariely, post a comment on my Ask Ariely Facebook page, or email them to AskAriely@wsj.com. ______________________________________________________ Dear Dan, A few days ago I got out of a meeting and couldn’t find my car keys. I suddenly realized … … Continue reading

Ask Ariely: On Sticking to Stocks, Stopping the Struggle, and Stifling Smoking

Here’s my Q&A column from the WSJ this week — and if you have any questions for me, you can tweet them to @danariely with the hashtag #askariely, post a comment on my Ask Ariely Facebook page, or email them to AskAriely@wsj.com. ______________________________________________________ Dear Dan, How can we get people to follow their long-term strategies when investing in the stock market? Many of my … … Continue reading

Ask Ariely: On Anticipating Adventure, Watching it Work, and Overpriced M&Ms

Here’s my Q&A column from the WSJ this week — and if you have any questions for me, you can tweet them to @danariely with the hashtag #askariely, post a comment on my Ask Ariely Facebook page, or email them to AskAriely@wsj.com. ______________________________________________________ Dear Dan, For my birthday, my boyfriend gave me a rather expensive coupon for tandem sky diving. I could have used … … Continue reading

StartupOnomics 2014

StartupOnomics is an annual gathering to help startups think about human behavior. At the end of the weekend, attendees will walk away knowing how to move the needle on their biggest customer problems…and with some tangible ideas to test and implement immediately.   Apply to StartupOnomics if you are at a company that is trying to improve … … Continue reading

Ask Ariely: On Double Trips, Price Puzzlement, and Rationalizing Rolex

Here’s my Q&A column from the WSJ this week — and if you have any questions for me, you can tweet them to @danariely with the hashtag #askariely, post a comment on my Ask Ariely Facebook page, or email them to AskAriely@wsj.com. ______________________________________________________ Dear Dan, I often buy a breakfast sandwich from my regular café. Sometimes, I take the empty paper wrapper, walk five … … Continue reading

Ask Ariely: On Creed Fatigue, Souls for Sale, and Defying Gravitas

Here’s my Q&A column from the WSJ this week — and if you have any questions for me, you can tweet them to @danariely with the hashtag #askariely, post a comment on my Ask Ariely Facebook page, or email them to AskAriely@wsj.com. ______________________________________________________ Dear Dan, I work for the central organization of a large church, and my job includes dealing with “crooked” priests of … … Continue reading

Ask Ariely: A rejected Q&A

Sometimes the Wall Street Journal does not like my responses, but I would like to share this one with you, my loyal readers. You will not find this in the official Ask Ariely column. ______________________________________________________ Dear Dan, What do you make of the recent boycotts of Israeli Academics by organizations such as the American Studies … … Continue reading

Ask Ariely: On Noisy Chatrooms, Maximizing Buffets, and Like Buttons

Here’s my Q&A column from the WSJ this week — and if you have any questions for me, you can tweet them to @danariely with the hashtag #askariely, post a comment on my Ask Ariely Facebook page, or email them to AskAriely@wsj.com. ______________________________________________________ Dear Dan, Why do young people on dates go to loud, crowded places? The dim light prevents the couple from talking…

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