41 notes tagged with "meta-cognition"

Eisenhower Matrix

Make a 2x2 grid with 2 axis - Important and Urgent. This is how you treat the four quadrants... Important and Urgent / Crisis: Do it now…

Tagged with: #permanent-notes, #mental-models, #rationality, #meta-cognition, #decision-making

Published on a year ago

Fast Thinking Exploits

People make different decisions if they pause and think about the decision vs when they react immediately. [ Thinking Fast and Slow|System…

Tagged with: #meta-cognition, #permanent-notes, #behavior, #psychology

Published on 10 months ago

First Principles

This tool will let you break down a problem into is smallest units and build a solution focusing on those units. Some ways to do this…

Tagged with: #permanent-notes, #mental-models, #problem-solving, #meta-cognition, #framework

Published on a year ago

Flaws in Human Thinking

Wishful thinking : Prioritize information that puts yourself in a good light - and ignore the distressing aspects. Conservatism : Difficulty…

Tagged with: #literature-notes, #cognition, #meta-cognition, #psychology

Published on a year ago

Focus Difference in System 1 and System 2

When we encounter an easy problem we are relaxed/not focused. In this mode, the [ Thinking Fast and Slow|System 1 ] thinking is strengthened…

Tagged with: #permanent-notes, #focus, #thinking, #meta-cognition, #psychology

Published on 9 months ago

Fundamental Attribution Error

We attribute the reason of our own(or of our friends) failures to the environment, but the failures of others(or our enemies) to their…

Tagged with: #meta-cognition, #cognitive-bias, #psychology, #behavior, #permanent-notes

Published on 10 months ago

Hindsight Bias

People tend to think that events could have been easily predictable AFTER the outcome is clear. The certainty that people attribute to their…

Tagged with: #permanent-notes, #psychology, #cognitive-bias, #meta-cognition

Published on 10 months ago

How to Teach - for computer programmers

Lessons are UI to Knowledge A lesson is a user interface to knowledge. All concepts in UX can be used to create better lessons. You can…

Tagged with: #literature-notes, #teaching, #framework, #tech, #meta-cognition

Published on 9 months ago

How to learn anything faster

Sharpen the Ax : Do some study on what is the best way to learn that specific skill - rather than just starting to learn it. Use hacks to…

Tagged with: #permanent-notes, #learning, #meta-cognition, #productivity, #framework

Published on a year ago

How to think clearly

Shortcut Method: Try to explain the concept to a child(ELI5). Its often difficult to understand why you want or like something. You need…

Tagged with: #literature-notes, #cognition, #meta-cognition, #understanding, #pkm

Published on a year ago

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