In Joel Barker's famous video, The New Business of Paradigms, he talks about several famous paradigms shifts. In every example, there was a paradigm that people, organizations or even countries felt sacred.
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By now the message from decades of decision-making research and recent popular books such as Daniel Kahneman’s Thinking, Fast and Slow should be clear: The irrational manner in which the human brain often works influences people’s decisions in ways...
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown announced Sunday that he has signed a bill that makes California the first in the nation to define when "yes means yes" and adopt requirements for colleges to follow when investigating sexual assault reports.
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Defined by a key supporter as a "paradigm shift" for college investigations of sexual violence.
In trying to estimate the calories in certain foods, blindfolded research subjects were able to achieve pretty good accuracy simply by weighing the opinions of knowledgeable people whose advice was provided as part of the experiment. But nonblindfolded participants were about 20% further off the mark in their estimates, because in addition to hearing the advisers’ views, they were able to see the foods themselves and were swayed by their own, usually incorrect, opinions, say Ilan Yaniv and Shoham Choshen-Hillel of Hebrew University of Jerusalem. The bottom line: People who form their own opinions about a subject tend to discount the views of knowledgeable advisers, often to their own detriment.
SOURCE: Exploiting the Wisdom of Others to Make Better Decisions: Suspending Judgment Reduces Egocentrism and Increases Accuracy
Large organizations of all types suffer from an assortment of congenital disabilities that no amount of incremental therapy can cure. First, they are inertial. They are frequently caught out by the future and seldom change in the absence of a crisis.
"This is so weird," my friend Nicole -– a successful 33 year-old entertainment executive — tells me. "Ever since I started dating, I went for older guys, sometimes much older. But now I'm head over heels for a 29 year-old.
AFA researchers' new wing a 'paradigm shift' Colorado Springs Gazette This is a paradigm shift in how we approach flight." Academy cadets took top honors when they presented the patent pending Distributed Propulsion System at the Defense Advanced...