"“A long habit of not thinking a thing wrong gives it a superficial appearance of being right.” — Thomas Paine
This is the danger of not questioning our assumptions and not examining different ways of looking at an issue. We'll also generally look for ways to justify our actions and thinking....
Critical thinking is crucial for good decision-making. Here are some great TED talks to help understand how we make choices.
"I believe that losing my hearing was one of the greatest gifts I've ever received," says Elise Roy. As a disability rights lawyer and design thinker, she knows that being Deaf gives her a unique way of experiencing and reframing the world — a perspective that could solve some of our largest problems. As she says: "When we design for disability first, you often stumble upon solutions that are better than those when we design for the norm."