DiscoverThe Jordan Harbinger Show214: Gabriel Weinberg | How Mental Models Boost Super Thinking
214: Gabriel Weinberg | How Mental Models Boost Super Thinking

214: Gabriel Weinberg | How Mental Models Boost Super Thinking

Update: 2019-06-2014
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Gabriel Weinberg (@yegg) is a serial entrepreneur, angel investor, founder of privacy-protecting search engine DuckDuckGo, and coauthor of Super Thinking: The Big Book of Mental Models.


What We Discuss with Gabriel Weinberg:



  • What are mental models, and how can they be applied to make your life run more efficiently and effectively?

  • How mental models used primarily in physics, economics, biology, and math can be easily adjusted for everyday decisions.

  • What a South American tribe that can only count to three and our own grade school experiences with multiplication tables can teach us about the power of math as a mental model.

  • Why you should be second-guessing your natural intuition during the decision-making process, and how you can use mental models to do it.

  • First principles versus conventional wisdom for approaching familiar situations in an innovative way.

  • And much more...


Full show notes and resources can be found here: https://jordanharbinger.com/214


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Comments (4)

Corbin Payne

What’s the name of the book on getting ppl out of cults mentioned in minute 38?

Jul 6th
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Jordan Harbinger

Corbin Payne Cult mind control by Steven Hassan

Jul 6th
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ZeRonaldo89

Minute 48: blamelessly analyze the situation is what Google calls a blameless post portem. they make it part of the culture and instead of fingerpointing celebrate the guy who found/uncovered the mistake.

Jun 20th
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Jordan Harbinger

ZeRonaldo89 Yes many great companies do this!

Jun 22nd
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214: Gabriel Weinberg | How Mental Models Boost Super Thinking

214: Gabriel Weinberg | How Mental Models Boost Super Thinking

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