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Jim Collins: Corporate Comparisons

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

Management Thinkers

Thinking Fast and Slow

Nobel laureate Daniel Kahneman in his book Thinking Fast and Slow talks about System 1 and System 2 thinking. System 1 thinking is “fast, instinctive and emotional” while system 2 is “slower more deliberate and logical” 153 more words

Monday Motivation: The invisible gorilla

I’m reading Daniel Kahneman’s Thinking, Fast and Slow, at the moment, and came across a reference to an experiment I’d read about before. I’m sure you might also have heard of it. 721 more words

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Book Review - ‘Thinking, Fast and Slow’ by Daniel Kahneman

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


Intuition: Friend or Foe?


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.  

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Learning How to Think: "What You See Is All There Is"

The Problem

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

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