EP 26 — Simplifying Decision-Making Under Uncertainty Part 2 with Annie Duke, author of “Thinking in Bets”

EP 26 — Simplifying Decision-Making Under Uncertainty Part 2 with Annie Duke, author of “Thinking in Bets”

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In this episode, my co-host Alex Patel and I continue our conversation with Annie Duke, the author of “Thinking in Bets” and “How to Decide” and a former champion at the World Series of Poker about decision-making under uncertainty. We delve into topics like the benefits of thinking in bets, the role of luck, flaws in decision-making, and much more!

Check out the episode to learn about decision-making under uncertainty in a simplified way!

Annie Duke is an author, corporate speaker, and consultant in the decision-making space. She wrote “How to Decide: Simple Tools for Making Better Choices” and “Thinking in Bets”, which was was a national bestseller. As a former professional poker player, she won more than $4 million in tournament poker before retiring from the game in 2012. Prior to becoming a professional player, she was awarded a National Science Foundation Fellowship to study Cognitive Psychology at the University of Pennsylvania. She also is the co-founder of The Alliance for Decision Education, a non-profit whose mission is to improve lives by empowering students through decision skills education. Annie earned her bachelor’s from Columbia University and her Ph.D. from The University of Pennsylvania.

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