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Subtract

The Untapped Science of Less

Leidy Klotz

Blending behavioral science and design, Leidy Klotz's Subtract: The Untapped Science of Less offers a scientific appreciation of why we underuse subtraction—and how to access its untapped potential. When humans solve problems, we overlook an incredibly powerful option: We don’t subtract. We pile on “to-dos” but don’t consider “stop-doings.” We crea...
Publish Date
2021-04-13T00:00:00.000Z
2021-04-13T00:00:00.000Z
Goodreads rating
3.56
ISBN
9781250249869
Recommendations
2
Recommendations
2021-03-06T00:00:00.000Z
Combining his training in architectural engineering and behavioral science, a University of Virginia scholar pinpoints a gaping hole in our mental math: we’re constantly adding tasks, commitments, and possessions to our lives while neglecting to subtract any. If the defining word of your life is ‘more,’ this book is for you.      source
2021-05-13T16:35:51.000Z
Springsteen, Strunk and White, and the virtues of removing the old Embarcadero freeway in San Francisco. @Leidyklotz makes a compelling case that less is more. Best book I've read this year. #frictionproject      source