Our unconscious dictates a lot of our lives without us even knowing about it. Most of the time, we don’t even have a clue that our brains are taking down so many tiny notes and making decisions based on them. Even when we’re told about it, we probably won’t believe what we hear. That’s the scary par
Giving Yourself Time to Think
There are situations where your unconscious brain does its thin-slicing work wrongly. These circumstances arise when you are in danger and primed to protect yourself and ensure your continued survival. This condition is called over-arousal.
When you are over-aroused, time slows down, and sounds be
Becoming an Expert of Your Thoughts
We know that first impressions matter a lot. They set the tone for our relationships with the objects and people that we interact with in life. This is why thin-slicing is important. However, it is also possible to thin-slice wrongly.
The book shows us that using a blind sip test is the wrong way