“System 2”

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4 12, 2015

Overcoming Irrationality!

By | 2017-05-13T07:43:54+00:00 December 4th, 2015|Actual Mediations, Negotiation Strategy, Research|Comments Off on Overcoming Irrationality!

Are you superstitious?  Do you wear a “lucky” piece of clothing when you need the “gods” to be with you or have a “lucky” charm that you use or hold dear when you hope and pray that a certain event turns out as you want it to? If so, you are not alone. But, like [...]

29 08, 2014

Procrastination !

By | 2017-05-13T07:47:46+00:00 August 29th, 2014|Research|Comments Off on Procrastination !

In the last few weeks, I have published blogs about the way we think. That is, while we use System 1 throughout most of the day, it is intuitive, lazy, and emotional and does not always lead us down the correct path. In contrast, our System 2 is analytical, deliberate, slow, effortful and rational. It [...]

25 07, 2014

Which System is in Control?

By | 2017-05-13T07:27:39+00:00 July 25th, 2014|Research|Comments Off on Which System is in Control?

In his bestselling book, Thinking Fast and Slow, Daniel Kahneman (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, New York, 2011) notes that our brains contain two systems of thought: System 1 which "... operates automatically and quickly, with little or no effort and no sense of voluntary control" (Id. at 20) and System 2 which "...allocates attention to [...]