Download Audiobook Think Again: The Power of Knowing What You Don’t Know by Adam Grant in English

Think Again: The Power of Knowing What You Don't Know

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Quantity One New York Instances Finest Vendor“This. That is the correct guide for proper now. Sure, studying requires focus. However, unlearning and relearning requires way more – it requires selecting braveness over consolation. In Suppose Once more, Adam Grant weaves collectively analysis and storytelling to assist us construct the mental and emotional muscle we have to keep curious sufficient concerning the world to really change it. I’ve by no means felt so hopeful about what I don’t know.” (Brené Brown, PhD, primary New York Instances best-selling creator of Dare to Lead)The very best-selling creator of Give and Take and Originals examines the vital artwork of rethinking: studying to query your opinions and open different folks’s minds, which may place you for excellence at work and knowledge in lifeIntelligence is normally seen as the power to assume and be taught, however in a quickly altering world, there’s one other set of cognitive expertise which may matter extra: the power to rethink and unlearn. In our each day lives, too many people favor the consolation of conviction over the discomfort of doubt. We take heed to opinions that make us really feel good, as a substitute of concepts that make us assume arduous. We see disagreement as a risk to our egos, somewhat than a possibility to be taught. We encompass ourselves with individuals who agree with our conclusions, after we must be gravitating towards those that problem our thought course of. The result’s that our beliefs get brittle lengthy earlier than our bones. We expect an excessive amount of like preachers defending our sacred beliefs, prosecutors proving the opposite facet improper, and politicians campaigning for approval – and too little like scientists looking for reality. Intelligence isn’t any remedy, and it might even be a curse: being good at pondering could make us worse at rethinking. The brighter we’re, the blinder to our personal limitations we will develop into.Organizational psychologist Adam Grant is an professional on opening different folks’s minds – and our personal. As Wharton’s top-rated professor and the bestselling creator of Originals and Give and Take, he makes it one in all his guiding rules to argue like he is proper however pay attention like he is improper. With daring concepts and rigorous proof, he investigates how we will embrace the enjoyment of being improper, deliver nuance to charged conversations, and construct faculties, workplaces, and communities of lifelong learners. You will find out how a global debate champion wins arguments, a Black musician persuades white supremacists to desert hate, a vaccine whisperer convinces involved mother and father to immunize their youngsters, and Adam has coaxed Yankees followers to root for the Crimson Sox. Suppose Once more reveals that we do not have to consider every little thing we expect or internalize every little thing we really feel. It is an invite to let go of views which might be now not serving us nicely and prize psychological flexibility over silly consistency. If data is energy, realizing what we do not know is knowledge.

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