Some Skills of Engineers
Engineers have different objectives when it comes to social interaction.
“Normal” people expect to accomplish several unrealistic things from
*Stimulating and thought-provoking conversation
*Important social contacts
*A feeling of connectedness with other humans
In contrast to “normal” people, engineers have rational objectives for
*Get it over with as soon as possible.
*Avoid getting invited to something unpleasant.
*Demonstrate mental superiority and mastery of all subjects.