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Jeff Bezos on Why You Should Trust Your Gut, Not Data

Amazon takes pride in its ruthless efficiency: fast delivery, a gigantic variety of products, and demanding work culture. But efficiency isn’t the key to Amazon’s success. During an interview at the Economic Club of Washington, Founder and CEO Jeff Bezos...

The Smarter Brain: Blind Experts, Factfulness, Emotional Religion

“As soon as it has come to the point that the crowd is to judge what is truth, it will not be long before decisions are made with fists.” — Søren Kierkegaard, Philosopher Big Ideas Worth Thinking About On… The Peculiar Blindness of Experts One of the most...

The Smarter Brain: Solitude, Battles, Hanlon’s Razor

“All of humanity’s problems stem from man’s inability to sit quietly in a room alone.” ― Blaise Pascal, Mathematician and philosopher Decision-making tool (Mental Model) of the week What is Hanlon’s Razor? Hanlon’s razor is a principle which states that we...

The Smarter Brain: Creative Problem-Solving, Gratitude, Tree of Languages

“Our most important thoughts are those that contradict our emotions.” — Paul Valéry, Poet and Philosopher Big Ideas Worth Thinking About On… 1 Claude Shannon On Creative Problem-Solving Dr. Claude Shannon was one of the most important geniuses you’ve never heard...

The Smarter Brain: Elon Musk, Narcissists, Big Data, Working Mothers

“The person who follows the crowd will usually go no further than the crowd. The person who walks alone is likely to find himself in places no one has ever seen before.” — Albert Einstein, Nobel Prize Winner and Physicist Big Ideas Worth Thinking About 1 Elon Musk’s...

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