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Your Brain is Outdated

Dan Runkevicius
Oct 22, 2015 · 7 min read

The roots of all your reasoning

The emotional brain hasn’t had an update in 100,000 years

Our brain still demands things that were critical to survival a long time ago but are not necessary today

The learning model of the emotional brain doesn’t work in a civilized society

The only way to update your brain is to develop the capacity for self-awareness

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Dan Runkevicius

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Investor and Financial Writer | Columnist at Forbes, Yahoo Finance, Newsmax, and Valuewalk

Mission.org

A network of business & tech podcasts designed to accelerate learning. Selected as “Best of 2018” by Apple. Mission.org

Dan Runkevicius

Written by

Investor and Financial Writer | Columnist at Forbes, Yahoo Finance, Newsmax, and Valuewalk

Mission.org

A network of business & tech podcasts designed to accelerate learning. Selected as “Best of 2018” by Apple. Mission.org

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