5 Popular Ideas and Studies That You Have Wrong

And How They’re Limiting Your Overall Effectiveness

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“Learning how to think really means learning how to exercise some control over how and what you think,” David Foster Wallace argued in his 2005 Kenyon College Commencement Speech. And yet, in an age of pseudoscience and a relentless race for shortcuts, hacks, and quick fixes, recognizing where to exercise this control can be a…