Victor Loux Bookmarks Tag: thinking

16 bookmarks tagged “thinking

The Wrong Side of Right - Farnam Street
Are you on the wrong side of being right? One of the biggest mistakes I've ever made was trying to be right. This mistake holds you back ...

PLACEBOS. Facing a long plane trip with a nasty… | by Seth Godin | Medium
“Excuse me, do you have any placebos? I have a really horrible cold… I’ll take the strongest one you’ve got.” “Hey Sylvia,” she yelled, “there’s a guy out here who wants some placebo, but he doesn’t…

Logical Fallacies - List of Logical Fallacies with Examples
A comprehensive list of logical fallacies, with definitions, explanations, and examples that are easy-to-understand.

Tools for Remote UX Workshops
The type of workshop will dictate which tools your team should use. Ultimately, with limited time and budget, your best bet is to use a tool your team already knows how to use.

Mental models for designers | Dropbox Design
Curious about product design at Dropbox? Here’s a look at tools we use for solving problems, making decisions, and communicating ideas.

Five Models for Making Sense of Complex Systems – Christina Wodtke – Medium
In one of the classes I teach at CCA, students were confused by mental models, conceptual models, concept maps, etc. I ended up drawing a taxonomy for models on the whiteboard, and it may help…

Here's the CIA's "Phoenix Checklist" for thinking about problems / Boing Boing
The "Phoenix Checklist" is a set of questions developed by the CIA to define and think about a problem, and how to develop a solution. THE PROBLEM Why is it necessary to solve the problem? What benefits will you receive by solving the problem? What is the unknown? What is it you don’t yet understand?…