This is WHY UNDERDOGS many a times overpower favorites

Adopted from the following great insight shared by Malcolm Gladwell from the book David and Goliath “There is a set of advantages that have to do with material resources, and there is a set that have to do with the absence of material resources- and the reason underdogs win as often as they do isContinue reading “This is WHY UNDERDOGS many a times overpower favorites”

Wanna conquer your fear , this will inspire

Adopted from the following great insight shared by Malcolm Gladwell from the book David and Goliath “We are all of us not merely liable to fear, we are also prone to be afraid of being afraid, and the conquering of fear produces exhilaration.…The contrast between the previous apprehension and the present relief and feeling ofContinue reading “Wanna conquer your fear , this will inspire”

Human progress hinges on unreasonability , this highlights the paradox

Adopted from the following great insight shared by Malcolm Gladwell from the book David and Goliath “As the playwright George Bernard Shaw once put it: “The reasonable man adapts himself to the world: the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man.

This will inspire us to overcome a GIANT

Adopted from the following great insight shared by Malcolm Gladwell from the book David and Goliath “Giants are not what we think they are. The same qualities that appear to give them strength are often the sources of great weakness.”

This is when we truly feel courageous

Adopted from the following insight shared by Malcolm Gladwell from the book David and Goliath “Courage is not something that you already have that makes you brave when the tough times start. Courage is what you earn when you’ve been through the tough times and you discover they aren’t so tough after all.”

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.”

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.”