David Perell

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"The Writing Guy". He tweet about business, online learning, and Internet writing.

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The fastest way to improve your thinking is to write daily and defend a perspective you disagree with

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My friend was a nationally ranked debater, and here’s what he said: • Give a roadmap whenever you start speaking. • Signpost every argument. • Explicitly state the implications of your arguments. • He practiced speeches until his 5 year-old brother understood the impact.

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Secret to good relationships: Both people are okay losing most arguments.

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A freakishly large number of the smartest people I know studied debate. I like how much they focus on how ideas are framed instead of jumping to conclusions. Instead of moving individual pieces, they create the rules of the game because that’s the highest leverage thing to do.

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