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  • Steve shared from Management 3.0: Leading Agile Developers, Developing Agile Leaders by Jurgen Appelo
    Curry, Andrew “Monopoly Killer: Perfect German Board Game Redefines Genre” <http://www.wired.com/gaming/gamingreviews/magazine/17-04/mf_settlers>. Wired. March 23, 2009.
    Note: The creation of Settlers of Cataan
  • Steve shared from Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman
    The acquisition of skills requires a regular environment, an adequate opportunity to practice, and rapid and unequivocal feedback about the correctness of thoughts and actions.
    Note: From Thinking Fast and Slow
  • Steve shared from Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman
    However, optimism is highly valued, socially and in the market; people and firms reward the providers of dangerously misleading information more than they reward truth tellers.
    Note: This is not about software!
  • Steve shared from Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman
    well-run organization will reward planners for precise execution and penalize them for failing to anticipate difficulties, and for failing to allow for difficulties that they could not have anticipated—the unknown unknowns.
    Note: we want precision in estimates and fear uncertainty
  • Steve shared from Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman
    people who are simultaneously challenged by a demanding cognitive task and by a temptation are more likely to yield to the temptation.
    Note: Why you shouldn't leave your email open- Thinking Fast and Slow
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