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#111 | Revisiting our favorite mental models
Welcome to Wisdom Letter #111.
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Today we are revisiting some of our favorite mental models that we’ve written about over the years.
Models that will help you think better, live better!
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Mental Models Basics
Start with the simplest explanation of mental models out there -
Mental models are incomplete without an understanding of cognitive biases -
Specifics into mental models
Hanlon’s Razor - What Is Hanlon’s Razor And How Can You Use It (With Examples!)
Sunk Costs Fallacy - Do You Fall for Sunk Costs? Few Easy Ways to Tackle Them
The Narrative Fallacy - Know your narratives
Mind vs Brain
Our general thesis on mental models and cognitive biases - Mind vs Brain. (Inspired by the 2 systems of thinking from the book thinking fast and slow)
📂 From the archives
This week, that year -
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