Ideas

In which we explore ways to better understand the world.

Follow Your Nose

Why it's probably a good idea to keep a list of questions in your head. Also how I find topics to write about.


The Base Rate Is A Hell of A Thing

Respecting the base rate means figuring out what the odds of an outcome is, and assuming that it applies to you. Here's what that looks like when used as a thinking technique.


What's Your Time Preference?

Why thinking long term can lead to a competitive advantage, and what that looks like in business and in careers.


Create Your Own Rituals

You know how creative people always seem to have some set of illogical rituals around their work? Well, I gave it a shot for a month. Here's how that went.