Love this perspective on intelligence from @neil_strauss. “When your mind and your heart connect” is when you make information your own by using it and applying it to your life. It then goes from being purely intellectual to something more meaningful.
FYI - I wrote a blog post on “4 Principles of Effective Learning.” I think ...
Confirmation bias is the tendency to search for, interpret, or recall information in a way that confirms your preexisting beliefs or theories.
Usually, when people talk about confirmation bias, it is in the context of pointing out someone's faulty logic or biased thinking.
It’s true that this cognitive quirk can cloud your reasoning, especially if you are trying ...
Something I’ve been really drawn to lately is studying personality psychology. Some of the questions that have fueled my curiosity on this topic include:
• What are the primary personality dimensions?
• Why is it useful to know about personality?
• Where does personality fit into personal development?
• Where does personality come from?
• Are we stuck with one ...
Always loved this quote from Jung. Something I’ve been thinking about lately is the fact that many crucial aspects of ourselves are the way they are because of chance.
Take personality for example: The unique mixture of traits we possess shapes how we view the world and frame events. Certain traits can even predict how happy ...