Bullshitting: How to Handle, Bypass, and Ignore this Art and its Practitioners
Some people are prone to running their mouth, saying things without an iota of concern about its truth or falsehood because their goal isn’t really to communicate information. Their whole point is just to have something to say.
The Misunderstood Art of Overcommunication
What is said is seldom communicated. Most of it is lost in translation, misinterpreted, or forgotten. To convey our intended message, we have to overcommunicate. But overcommunication is often misunderstood as repeating the same thing over and over again. It cannot be further from the truth.
What Disasters Can Teach Us About Good System Design
The Chernobyl disaster didn’t happen simply because of Soviet Communist top-down regime. The Challenger disaster didn’t happen simply because of the O-ring seals failure. These so called “root causes” are part of many reasons, and they are definitely not the main reason.
Psycho-Logic: Why too Much Logic Deters Magic
Human beings aren’t machines that follow a simple logic. The same thinking used for designing a car cannot be used for designing a society. We are a complex system where the rules change according to context. And we follow a much more evolved form of logic called psycho-logic.