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Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Elastic Thinkers - and Lobsters

Elastic: Flexible Thinking in a Constantly Changing World 
by Leonard Mlodinow
  • Capacity to let go of comfortable ideas
  • Become accustomed to ambiguity and contradiction
  • Rise above conventional mind-sets
  • Reframe questions we ask
  • Abandon ingrained assumptions
  • Rely on imagination as much as logic
  • Willing to experiment
  • Be tolerant of failure
  • Generate and integrate a variety of ideas
Read more at BBC (and learn how lobsters figure in) or check the book out at the library.
Source: Elastic: Flexible Thinking in a Time of Change