How Disorienting Dilemmas Provoke New Ideas

PUBLISHED: Dec 17, 2019

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“Disorienting dilemmas” are events that can’t fit in our existing paradigms or worldviews, and they force the brain to restructure its conception of the world in order to make sense of things again.  Sometimes, that new conception can create powerful new ideas, and sometimes they can create terrible ideas like the “jump to conclusions” game from the movie, Office Space.

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