5 Why Technique – decision making

I listened to a Podcast by Personality Hackers with Sir John Hargrave and he mentioned using the 5 whys technique to solve problems or make decisions. I investigated and thought this is worth sharing. By repeating the question why (5 times) after every previous answer you should get to the root cause/defect of the problem. It is … Continue reading 5 Why Technique – decision making

Decision making and knowing your personality type

For awhile now I have been listening to Personality Hacker.   Recently podcast #68 talked about developed and underdeveloped decision making using the Myers Brigg's system.  Myers-Briggs has 4 decision making types - Extroverted Feeling, Introverted Thinking, Introverted Feeling and Extroverted Thinking.  For decision making the podcast dealt with "should" statements.  How SHOULD the world work. … Continue reading Decision making and knowing your personality type

Are we optimizing?

I listened to a Personality Hackers PodCast this week on transition and one statement stood out for me and I had to share it as it fits in with what I’m trying to accomplish (and hoping you are too). “We only get so much of this (life) so optimize it.”   They talked about two types … Continue reading Are we optimizing?