On the unintended consequences of self-improvement’s privilege problem

Imagine, if you will, a book by Brad Pitt revealing his iron-clad technique for getting dates:

  1. Go to a place where women are
  2. Smile

Think of all of the stories he’d have of getting dates with women by using this technique, each one bolstering the validity of his argument. He’d…

Karla Starr

Making the complex simple. Behavior & numbers. Author: Making Numbers Count (w/ Chip Heath, 2022); author: Can You Learn to Be Lucky?

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