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presents dozens of tools for thinking better that he calls intuition pumps, and also several cognitive biases and otherwise "dead-ends" that he argues are as important to be familiar with as they are to be avoided.
Hurson's process is designed to prevent the human tendency to leap to (incorrect) conclusions, be misguided by our (no-longer-valid) past experiences, defer to the boss (when he or she should be vigorously challenged), and seek shortcuts around arduous components of the process of thinking better (for which there are hundreds of plausible excuses).
I HAVE been told - albeit by Newcastle fan who may have been making mischief - that, as he celebrated his late winner against Tottenham Michael Chopra went to lift up his shirt to kiss the badge before thinking better of it.