Think Twice: Harnessing the Power of Counterintuition

  • 5h 21m 35s
  • Michael J. Mauboussin
  • Gildan Media
  • 2010

In this compelling audiobook, Mauboussin outlines a disciplined approach to decision-making that will significantly reduce costly mistakes. Through vivid stories from business, sports, science, and everyday life, Mauboussin categorizes common mental mistakes and offers actionable advice for avoiding them

In this Audiobook

  • Chapter One: The Outside View—Why Big Brown Was a Bad Bet
  • Chapter Two: Open to Options—How Your Telephone Number Can Influence Your Decisions
  • Chapter Three: The Expert Squeeze—Why Netflix Knows More Than Clerks Do About Your Favorite Films
  • Chapter Four: Situational Awareness—How Accordian Music Boosts Sales of Burgundy
  • Chapter Five: More Is Different—How Bees Find the Best Hive Without a Real Estate Agent
  • Chapter Six: Evidence of Circumstance—How Outsourcing the Dreamliner Became Boeing's Nightmare
  • Chapter Seven: Grand Ah-Whooms—How Ten Brits Made the Millennium Bridge Wobble
  • Chapter Eight: Sorting Luck from Skill—Why Investors Excel at Buying High and Selling Low