Successful decision making is an interplay of these two aspects

Adopted from the following great insight shared by Malcolm Gladwell from the book Blink “The first is that truly successful decision making relies on a balance between deliberate and instinctive thinking. The second lesson is that in good decision making, frugality matters”

The science behind expertise on snap judgements and first impressions

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 “The science behind expertise on snap judgements and first impressions”

Ever wondered why mediocre people so frequently rise up the ladder?

Adopted from the following great insight shared by Malcolm Gladwell from the book Blink “Mediocre people find their way into positions of authority…because when it comes to even the most important positions, our selection decisions are a good deal less rational than we think.”

The Power of BLINK comes with experience

Adopted from the following great insight shared by Malcolm Gladwell from the book Blink “Being able to act intelligently and instinctively in the moment is possible only after a long and rigorous of education and experience”

This is BLINK for you

Adopted from the following great insight shared by Malcolm Gladwell from the book Blink “Anyone who has ever scanned the bookshelves of a new girlfriend or boyfriend- or peeked inside his or her medicine cabinet- understands this implicitly; you can learn as much – or more – from one glance at a private space asContinue reading “This is BLINK for you”

What we do with an INSIGHT is most important

Adopted from the following great insight shared by Malcolm Gladwell from the book Blink “Insight is not a lightbulb that goes off inside our heads. It is a flickering candle that can easily be snuffed out.”

This is why STORYTELLING is still an ART

Adopted from the following great insight shared by Malcolm Gladwell from the book Blink “We have, as human beings, a storytelling problem. We’re a bit too quick to come up with explanations for things we don’t really have an explanation for.”

Without this component decision making is incomplete

Adopted from the following great insight shared by Malcolm Gladwell from the 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 insight by the ISRAELI DEFENCE minister explains why UNDERDOGS end up toppling giants

Adopted from the following great insight shared by Malcolm Gladwell from the book David and Goliath “Israeli minister of defense Moshe Dayan—the architect of Israel’s astonishing victory in the 1967 Six-Day War—also wrote an essay on the story of David and Goliath. According to Dayan, “David fought Goliath not with inferior but (on the contrary)Continue reading “This insight by the ISRAELI DEFENCE minister explains why UNDERDOGS end up toppling giants”

The SMARTER your PEERS , the more DUMB you feel , research has proved this

Adopted from the following great insight shared by Malcolm Gladwell from the book David and Goliath “According to research done by Mitchell Chang of the University of California, the likelihood of someone completing a STEM degree—all things being equal—rises by 2 percentage points for every 10-point decrease in the university’s average SAT score.4 The smarterContinue reading “The SMARTER your PEERS , the more DUMB you feel , research has proved this”