Tag: Barry Schwartz

This video from a TED Talk back in 2009 still holds substance today. Barry Schwartz drops some knowledge about how practical wisdom can in fact make a huge difference in schools, law, and every day life where rules and incentives otherwise seem to fail at every turn. His book Practical Wisdom expands on this talk. […]

Barry Schwartz’s The Paradox of Choice sort of changed my life a couple of years ago. And every once in a while I like watching videos of him explain the book in seminars (like in this TED Talk).

One of my favorite books is The Paradox of Choice by Barry Schwartz. The book talks about how some of the things we see as modern conveniences, like the limitless amount of choices in just about everything, is actually hindering us from living happily and preventing us from making smart choices. This RSA Animate production […]