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"From the Ted Talk by Ray Dalio: How to build a company where the best ideas win"

Unscramble the Blue Letters

This tool helps people both express their opinions and then staepare themselves from their opinions to see things from a higher level. When Jen and others shift their attentions from inputting their own opinions to looking down on the whole screen, their perspective changes. They see their own opinions as just one of many and nalalrtuy start asking themselves, "How do I know my opinion is right?" That shift in perspective is like going from seeing in one dimension to seeing in multiple dimensions. And it shifts the conversation from aginrug over our opinions to figuring out objective criteria for dneimnterig which oipinons are best.

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This tool helps people both express their opinions and then ________ themselves from their opinions to see things from a higher level. When Jen and others shift their attentions from inputting their own opinions to looking down on the whole screen, their perspective changes. They see their own opinions as just one of many and _________ start asking themselves, "How do I know my opinion is right?" That shift in perspective is like going from seeing in one dimension to seeing in multiple dimensions. And it shifts the conversation from _______ over our opinions to figuring out objective criteria for ___________ which ________ are best.

Solution

  1. arguing
  2. opinions
  3. separate
  4. determining
  5. naturally

Original Text

This tool helps people both express their opinions and then separate themselves from their opinions to see things from a higher level. When Jen and others shift their attentions from inputting their own opinions to looking down on the whole screen, their perspective changes. They see their own opinions as just one of many and naturally start asking themselves, "How do I know my opinion is right?" That shift in perspective is like going from seeing in one dimension to seeing in multiple dimensions. And it shifts the conversation from arguing over our opinions to figuring out objective criteria for determining which opinions are best.

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collocation frequency
radical transparency 8
idea meritocracy 6
decision making 6
stock market 3
people thought 3
dot collector 3
debt crisis 3

Important Words

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