When we become experts at something , this is what happens

Adopted from the following great insight provided by Malcolm Gladwell in his book BLINK. “When we become expert in something, our tastes grow more esoteric and complex.”

Key Takeaway from Malcolm Gladwell’s book BLINK

Adopted from the following great insight provided by Malcolm Gladwell in his book BLINK. “We believe that we are always better off gathering as much information as possible and spending as much time as possible in deliberation. The first task of Blink is to convince you of a simple fact: decisions made very quickly canContinue reading “Key Takeaway from Malcolm Gladwell’s book BLINK”

Successful decision making needs this balance

Adopted from the following great insight provided by Malcolm Gladwell in his book BLINK. “Truly successful decision making relies on a balance between deliberate and instinctive thinking.”

Who would have imagined this truth about SNAP judgements

Adopted from the following great insight provided by Malcolm Gladwell in his book BLINK , enlightens us on this truth about snap judgements. “Just as we can teach ourselves to think logically and deliberately, we can also teach ourselves to make better snap judgments. The power of knowing, in that first two seconds, is notContinue reading “Who would have imagined this truth about SNAP judgements”

Empathy and understanding , the key elements to decision making

Adopted from the following great insight provided by Malcolm Gladwell in his book BLINK. “The key to good decision making is not knowledge. It is understanding. We are swimming in the former. We are desperately lacking in the latter.”

This beautiful insight enlightens us on the power of SNAP judgement

Adopted from the following great insight provided by Malcolm Gladwell in his book BLINK. “It is quite possible for people who have never met us and who have spent only twenty minutes thinking about us to come to a better understanding of who we are than people who have known us for years.”

Experience and maturity help us decode SNAP judgements

Adopted from the following great insight shared by Malcolm Gladwell from the book BLINK “Our unconscious reactions come out of a locked room, and we can’t look inside that room. but with experience we become expert at using our behavior and our training to interpret – and decode – what lies behind our snap judgmentContinue reading “Experience and maturity help us decode SNAP judgements”

The power of SNAP judgements

Adopted from the following great insight shared by Malcolm Gladwell from the book BLINK , teaches us to respect a whole new point of view , that of SNAP judgements.. “Anyone who has ever scanned the bookshelves of a new girlfriend or boyfriend- or peeked inside his or her medicine cabinet- understands this implicitly; youContinue reading “The power of SNAP judgements”

Learning to respect SNAP judgements in decision making

Adopted from the following great insight shared by Malcolm Gladwell from the book BLINK exposes us to the power of snap judgements “We live in a world that assumes that the quality of a decision is directly related to the time and effort that went into making it…We believe that we are always better offContinue reading “Learning to respect SNAP judgements in decision making”

This is the KEY to decision making!!

Adopted from the following great insight shared by Malcolm Gladwell in his book BLINK “The key to good decision making is not knowledge. It is understanding. We are swimming in the former. We are desperately lacking in the latter.”