Get the Summary of Adam Grant's Think Again
Sample key takeaways:
Intelligence is not the only characteristic that makes you mentally fit. In a turbulent world, there’s another set of cognitive skills that might matter more: the ability to rethink and unlearn.
Humans hesitate at the very idea of rethinking, which requires challenging our beliefs and long-held opinions. It’s difficult to grapple with new views, and even harder to part with older ones, as they very often tie into who we are and what we do.
The way we think can often turn into habits that weigh us down, and we don’t bother to question them until it’s too late. There is value in rethinking.