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Review: Avoid Boring People: Lessons from a Life in Science

User Review  - Henry - Goodreads

I like sex. I also like writing. Looking back at my long and distinguished career as a science writer, I have to say that these are the most difficult things to get right. My advice to you young ... Read full review

Review: Avoid Boring People: Lessons from a Life in Science

User Review  - Reads&More - Goodreads

This is an interesting book that tells us about James Watson's life, and the lessons he learned at each moment of his life. The beginning can be a bit tedious, but his opinions and lessons are interesting, especially for young scientists. Read more: https://readsnmore.wordpress.com/2014... Read full review

Review: Avoid Boring People: Lessons from a Life in Science

User Review  - Ines - Goodreads

I loved it. Not that I love his personality or agree with his position in several issues. But because you can really understand his path and learn from some "lessons". Of course that a scientist will ... Read full review

Review: Avoid Boring People: Lessons from a Life in Science

User Review  - Anthony Faber - Goodreads

Kind of interesting inside look at how science is done. Read full review

Review: Avoid Boring People: Lessons from a Life in Science

User Review  - Bojana Kriznik - Goodreads

I expected this book to be much more enjoyable, but in some cases it bored me. Life lessons are the best part of the book, since you can actually learn something from them and can be useful for ... Read full review

Review: Avoid Boring People: Lessons from a Life in Science

User Review  - Olga - Goodreads

What a stuck-up showoff, but it is a great insight into the way academia and science work worldwide and the 'manners learnt' are priceless. Read full review

Review: Avoid Boring People: Lessons from a Life in Science

User Review  - Kristin - Goodreads

Strangely ambiguous title... is "boring" a gerund or a participle? Should I avoid people who have nothing to say, or should I make sure I always have something to say around people? Must read, must ... Read full review

Review: Avoid Boring People: Lessons from a Life in Science

User Review  - Marie E. - Goodreads

Throughout reading this book, I thought, man, even dropping hints about winning a Nobel prize can't get you a date. That and how creepy now, though apropos for the time, that a 40 year old professor ... Read full review

Review: Avoid Boring People: Lessons from a Life in Science

User Review  - Chris Roberts - Goodreads

This book made me want to work to better myself, write to collect my daily thoughts, and helped me realize that the individuals that change history are very similar to everyone else, except they have an added drive to make things happen. Read full review

Review: Avoid Boring People: Lessons from a Life in Science

User Review  - James Miskimen - Goodreads

Dr. Watson had an interesting life and I enjoyed the book. It was interesting to see the real side of scientist whether other readers likes it or not. He comes off as some readers have said as "a dick ... Read full review


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