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First Principle Thinking: Elon Musk’s Super Power

Ever heard of the “First Principle”? The first principle has already been defined by the ancient Greek and Roman philosophers. According to it, there is a so-called “fundamental truth” for everything.

First Principle Thinking defines a special way of thinking for complicated problems. This approach was used by the philosopher Aristotle and is used now by Elon Musk and Charlie Munger. It allows them to disrupt entire industries and see opportunities that others miss. But how?

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