How Productivity Star Thomas Frank Reaches Millions on YouTube

Notion is the powerhouse of my video-making operation.

I've always tried to subscribe to a Bayesian way of thinking. The idea is you have an initial view of the world and how it works. This is called a set of priors. And then as you go through the world you gain new evidence, and you want to go and update your priors as much as possible to reflect the new evidence you encounter.

As part of this you have to take into account your own irrationality, your own tendency to latch on to the first thing that you hear.

So you should basically be slowly updating your view of the world based on evidence as it comes in. And that’s going to be better than never updating, or updating too quickly.


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