On the ground (e.g. during Non-Technical OS-INT), many unforseen small
conflicts may arise. The ability to think on your feet paired with an ability
to read people’s basic statistical probabilities and a sense of charisma can
make the difference between exiting the conflict unscathed and tanking the
The ability to follow the same basic skeleton of social engineering procedures
helps shape one’s ability to assess a conflict, identify goals, assess
resources available based on general statistical knowledge, plan, and launch an
attack that will neutralize the conflict while protecting the
Discusses basic tenets of certain aspects of psychology, sociology,
anthropology, etc., to pull together strategies to assess, formulate, and
launch on the fly as the situation demands.
Also makes fun time-killer when out on the town.