Two Ways to Win. No Way to Lose.

Why You Should Stop Trying to Follow Your Passion

A Short Introduction to Behavioural Philosophy

Understanding Coca-Cola's Brand Strategy Using Pavlovian Conditioning

Why Punishments Don’t Always Work

How to Design Effective Reward Systems

How to Incentivise and Reinforce Desired Behaviour

Why Compensation Systems Fail

How Disincentivising Bad Behaviour Reduces Corruption

A Scientific Way to Call BS on Someone’s Argument

Try to prove your own opinions wrong to make them stronger.

How to to fail quickly in order to learn fast.

How to invent the future.

If ambition spells probable disappointment, why pursue excellence?

The two approaches to learning

The Just-World Fallacy: There is no ‘just’ plan for the world.

The Circle of Competence: How Warren Buffett avoids problems

Chauffeur Knowledge: Don't confuse the spokesperson with those who posses true knowledge.

Goals, Habits, and Prospection

Luck, Skill, and Serendipity


Practical Life Skills (PLS) to help you get smarter, achieve more, and win BIG in life. New posts every Sunday. By Abhishek Chakraborty.