Jim Collins has built an astonishingly successful career as an author, speaker and corporate commentator, on a simple methodology. Pick the best, compare them with the rest, and find differences in behaviours that appear to explain the causes. 933 more words
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Among Listen Like a Lawyer’s summer reading is Heidi Grant Halvorson’s No One Understands You and What To Do About It (Harvard Business Review Press 2015) 972 more words
To an economist humans are rational, selfish, and their tastes do not change, however to a psychologist it is self-evident that people are neither fully rational nor completely selfish, and that their tastes are anything but stable. 924 more words
n. The ability to understand something immediately, without the need for conscious reasoning.
Intuition Is Your Enemy
Perhaps the greatest lesson I have learned from Daniel Kahneman’s work on decision-making is that we should be extremely skeptical of our intuitions.955 more words
There is a severe problem in today’s society that forces you to pick sides. Whether it be sports or politics, society leaves little room for nuance and depth. 1,003 more words