sex, money, and miscellany: talking about what matters

the value of play

In Uncategorized on May 11, 2010 at 10:54 am

I’ll bottom line: playfulness, stopping thinking, gives rise to insights. You need to find “weak associations”, which are harder to find when you’re anxious and easier to find when you’re happy. Which explains the ping pong table at IT companies, and the idea that ministers are pretty much always working. Here’s a Google Tech Talk (similar to a TED talk) that discusses our brains, how they work, and what we might do to make them work better.


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