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​There are two kinds of failure – but only one is honorable

Learn to recognize failure and know the big difference between panicking and choking.At Big Think Edge, Malcolm Gladwell teaches how to check your inner critic and get clear on what failure is.Subscribe to Big Think Edge before we launch on March 30 to get 20% off monthly and annual memberships. None As Malcolm Gladwell – author of numerous New York Times bestselling books – points out, mastery and popularity are sometimes linked, but often they are not. If your goal is to become masterful at wh...
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The 4 types of thinking talents: Analytic, procedural, relational and innovative

Learn to collaborate within a team and identify "thinking talent" surpluses – and shortages.Angie McArthur teaches intelligent collaboration for Big Think Edge.Subscribe to Big Think Edge before we launch on March 30 to get 20% off monthly and annual memberships. None Why is burnout such a widespread phenomenon in the workplace? Collaboration expert Angie McArthur argues that it's the result of a work culture that pressures everyone to excel in every area. The fact is that people vary drasticall...
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Stress is contagious–but resilience can be too

Stress is contagious, and the higher up in an organization you are the more your stress will be noticed and felt by others.Kelly McGonigal teaches "Reset your mindset to reduce stress" for Big Think Edge.Subscribe to Big Think Edge before we launch on March 30 to get 20% off monthly and annual memberships. None It turns out that mindsets are contagious – and the higher up you are in an organization's hierarchy, or the more people you are a role model to, the more contagious you are. While negat...
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Trusting your instincts is lazy: Poker pro Liv Boeree on Big Think Edge

Learn to make decisions with the clarity of a World Series Poker Champion.Liv Boeree teaches analytical thinking for Big Think Edge.Subscribe to Big Think Edge before we launch on March 30 to get 20% off monthly and annual memberships. None "Trust your instincts!" "Go with your gut!" These popular nuggets of advice appeal to something deep in our nature—a distaste for unresolved complexity. We want solutions, and we want them fast. The trouble is, our brains are notoriously bad at making quick d...
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Getting equality with men: plant seeds to secure your financial future

In a just world, compensation wouldn't be a constant negotiation. In this world, learning to negotiate on your own behalf is essential. We're here to help you do that.Subscribe to Big Think Edge before we launch on March 30 to get 20% off monthly and annual memberships. None In our world, discrimination against women is made worse by the fact that men tend to overestimate their value, asking for big raises while their female colleagues remain silent. Unequal pay thus becomes even more unequal, a...
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