15 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…

Tagged with: #filters, #heuristics, #literature-notes, #mental-models, #rationality

Published on 10 months ago

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 4 months ago

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…

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

Published on 4 months ago

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 9 months ago

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…

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

Published on 4 months ago

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…

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

Published on 4 months ago

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…

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

Published on 4 months ago

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…

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

Published on 4 months ago

Second-order thinking

This is a tool that makes you think of the long term consequences of your decisions . Process... Think of the decision you are considering…

Tagged with: #permanent-notes, #decision-making, #rationality, #framework, #cognition

Published on 2 months ago

Get Better at Being Wrong

How to get better at being wrong... Admit that your are wrong. Get into a habit of making an acknowledgment of your mistake Seek to prove…

Tagged with: #permanent-notes, #decision-making, #cognition, #psychology, #rationality

Published on 20 hours ago

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