Mental Models

Mental models help you understand the world. They are labels that communicate deeper ideas. Below are useful lists of these models.

Mental Models & Heuristics

27 Mental Models From Behavioral Economics and Psychology

6 Mental Models for Sales (Influence)

11 Mental Models for Weightlifting

Health & Nutrition Mental Models

13 Mental Models from Statistics

10 Most Useful Mental Models

A heuristic is a way of solving a problem that employs a practical method that is not always successful or perfect, but is good enough in most situations.

Writing

10 Rules for Writing Fiction from James Paterson’s Masterclass

Tips from ‘On Writing Well’ by William Zinsser

Tips from ‘On Writing’ by Stephen King One, Two, Three

John Grisham’s 3 Must-Haves of Novel Writing

A Summary of How to Become an Original Writer in 3 Days by Ludwig Borne

Reading

How to Speed Read (Tim Ferris)

The Truth About Speed Reading (Scott Young)

How to Read the Right Way

Tips from ‘How to Read a Book’ by Mortimer Adler

Languages

How to Learn Any Language (Tim Ferris)

Habits

13 Best Tools of Success from Tim Ferris’s Interviews

How to Create Checklists