Why there are people who are always late

Why there are people who are always late

Video about people who are late

Anyone can be late sometime, but being the person who is always late systematically, that's an art. A frustrating art and a great inconvenience. Or a side effect of their personality traits, scientists have found some answer.

So what makes some people late and regularly make their friends angry? And why does it cost us so much to fix it?

One of the most obvious and common reasons why people often arrive late is that they simply cannot judge precisely how long it will take for a task, something known as the planning fallacy.

The psychologist Xevi Molas explains everything in this interesting video.