Today Saturday, 22nd February 2020
Breaking News
Alok Ranjan Blog

Wisdom to Live Free from Finance and Thinking

Great Wisdom Quotes

 If we do not let the world teach us, it teaches us a lesson.” — Joseph Tussman

Working hard and being busy is not enough. Most people are taking two steps forward and one step back. They’re busy, but they haven’t moved anywhere.

When we work smart rather than hard, we apply energy in the same direction.

The best way to identify how the world works is to find the general principles that line up with historically significant sample sizes

The person who needs a new mental tool and doesn’t have it is already paying for it. This is how we should be thinking about the acquisition of worldly wisdom

Learn from the world. The best way to identify how the world works is to find the general principles that line up with historically significant sample sizes.

I’ll know what to watch for and I’ll know how to frame things for other people to appeal to their interests. Not only will collaboration take less time, but I’ll make fewer mistakes. That’s the real advantage.

Thinking time is non-linear. The time you spend thinking – walking around a problem in a three-dimensional way and exploring all of the various perspectives and mental models – pays you back tenfold in the end. The problem for those who are shortsighted is that this time will appear as a negative for a while because it looks like nothing is getting done. This situation is a great example of what I call first-order negative, second-order positive.

alokranjan

Related Posts

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Read also x