Good Thinking – 2 – Assumptions

The creative destruction caused by the pandemic has confirmed that the only asset that really counts is our ability to think. And, thinking is a skill that only improve with practice.

Here’s another little exercise from Bill’s book MindLab II.

Another Attribute of Good Thinking

Good thinking is based on assumptions that are explored and validated. Recheck your assumptions to test for changes in conditions. Bad assumptions are dangerous!

Many of us assumed that Covid-19 could be contained. Many of us assumed that Covid-19 would not affect young people. Some of us assumed that Covid-19 would respond to malaria medicine. Oops!

Let the science speak. It may not be perfect, but it’s better than political opinion.

MindLab II: A Place to Think can be found on Amazon.

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