Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

What Got You There with Sean DeLaney

Oct 25, 2020

David Dunning is the social psychologist best known for his study into why people have problems recognizing their own incompetence which is know as the - “Dunning-Kruger effect”.

His research focuses on the psychology underlying human misbelief. In his most widely-cited work, he showed that people tend to...


Oct 18, 2020

James Carse is the author of Finite and Infinite Games and was a Professor and Director at NYU for 30 years. James recently passed away so we wanted to repost his episode which was originally episode #182.

In his book Finite and Infinite Games, James discusses the two types of games- “One could be called finite; the...


Oct 11, 2020

Author. Speaker. Decision Strategist. Annie Duke is one of the world leaders in the decision-making space. As a former professional poker player, Annie won more than $4 million in tournament poker before retiring from the game in 2012.

Prior to that, Annie was awarded a National Science Foundation Fellowship to study...


Oct 4, 2020

Professor Craig Wright, creator of Yale University's popular “Genius Course,” explores what we can learn from brilliant minds that have changed the world. Einstein. Beethoven. Picasso. Jobs. The word genius evokes these iconic figures, whose cultural contributions have irreversibly shaped society.Yet Beethoven...