12 notes tagged with "rationality"

Bullshit filters

Source These are heuristics, not hard-and-fast rules. 1. Are they free to speak their minds? If they are in an institution – who funds it…

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Published on 29th November, 2020

Confidence to Convince Others

People think that you need absolute certainty when communicating your opinions to others for others to accept them. This is what I call…

Tagged with: #permanent-notes, #rationality, #confidence, #persuasion

Published on 7th May, 2021

Eisenhower Matrix

Make a 2x2 grid with 2 axis - Important and Urgent. This is how you treat the four quadrants... Important, Not Urgent: Schedule for later…

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Published on 8th May, 2021

Map vs Territory

Map is a simplified representation of the reality(territory) in someone's mind. People generally confuse map for territory - but Map is not…

Tagged with: #rationality, #map, #nlp, #permanent-notes, #meta-cognition

Published on 18th December, 2020

Mental Models

Mental Model is a simplified mental representation of a complex real world system. Mental Model is how we understand the world. When we try…

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Published on 8th May, 2021

Motivated Reasoning

Some ideas seems like friends - and must be protected, while others seems like enemies - and must be killed. This happens when you are in a…

Tagged with: #rationality, #reasoning

Published on 22nd July, 2020

OODA Loop

Decision making process and Mental Model Observe Orient Decide Act Its a learning system - lets you operate in uncertainty. The idea is to…

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Published on 24th May, 2021

One Level Higher

One Level Higher is a Mental Model that tries to go to a higher level of abstraction. Ask yourself "Am I optimizing a cog or the entire…

Tagged with: #permanent-notes, #rationality, #mental-models, #systems-thinking

Published on 8th May, 2021

Pareto Principle

80% of your output will come from the top 20% of your inputs. To maximize ROI, invest in the 20%. This is a Mental Model to make medium time…

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Published on 8th May, 2021

Regret Minimization

Take the decision that will lead to the minimum regret over a long time frame. This is a good Mental Model to make better long term…

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Published on 8th May, 2021

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