The Power of Mental Models
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Mental models help us make sense of the world. They give us a frame of reference when we encounter a new situation, and thus help us reduce complexity when we have to make decisions. The more mental models you know, and can apply to a certain situation, the more likely you'll have a useful one to make better decisions. This Deep Dive gives you a general understanding of what mental models are, and introduces you to some of the most important ones that you can use right away.
- Mental Models: The Best Way to Make Intelligent Decisions (109… and 6 other articles
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A quick, and yet comprehensive introduction on mental models and how they help you think better.