- Action Learning
- Author Talks
- Past Workshops
- Breaking through Bias
- Leadership Presence
- Cultivating Creativity
- Older Events
- Improv, Persuasion, and Politics
- Demystifying Feedback
- A Few (Un)scientific Thoughts on Backlash, Malcolm Gladwell
- Negotiating International Acquisitions
- Developing Focus
- Staying Cool Under Pressure
- Change Management
- Verbal Judo
- Spotting the Next Madoff
- Getting Things Done
- Managing Diversity
- Creativity in Global Business Seminar
- Inclusive Leadership, Stereotyping, and the Brain
- CBS Roadmap
Scientific and philosophical concepts can change the way we solve problems by helping us to think more effectively about our behavior and our world. Surprisingly, despite their utility, many of these tools remain unknown to most of us.
In his book, Mindware: Tools for Smart Thinking, the world-renowned psychologist Professor Richard E. Nisbett presents these ideas in clear and accessible detail. In this groundbreaking book, Nisbett shows us how to frame common problems in such a way that these scientific and statistical principles can be applied to them. The result is an enlightening and practical guide to the most essential tools of reasoning ever developed-tools that can easily be used to make better professional, business, and personal decisions.
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