Fast and slow

Yesterday, we shared 3 normal biases affecting all of us. One of the other major findings from Kahneman and Tversky’s work was that there are two primary ways for our brains to work. This is [...]

You are not so smart

David McRaney in his book ‘You are not so smart’ describes 48 ways that your memory and brain is mostly fiction and the way we are all deluded on a regular basis. This work builds upon the Nobel [...]

Personal bubble space

Maybe Carl Jung was right when he said, “There is no such thing as a pure introvert or extrovert. Such a person would be in the lunatic asylum.” Last year, a study on human spatial behavior was [...]

Building windmills

When the winds of change blow, some people build walls and others build windmills – Chinese proverb I’ve more normally heard the proverb above as ‘In a hurricane, build windmills’. For me, I use [...]

Making an impact

An unknown Monk once wrote: “When I was a young man, I wanted to change the world. I found it was difficult to change the world, so I tried to change my nation. When I found I couldn’t [...]

Rules of engagement

Rules is one of those words that conjure up mixed emotions. For some, following rules is more of an inconvenience and obstruction to progress while for others it is a soothing experience knowing [...]

Don’t give up

“Remember to look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make a sense of what you see and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious. And however difficult life may seem, [...]