Be aware of the lens you're using¶
Different ways of looking at things have different expectations. We should be aware of the lens we're currently using to view the world and we should be aware of what we're expecting to see. If only to mark the difference with reality. We should look with intent.
When viewing the world through a systems lens for example, don't always expect a single root cause
- Use lenses to view the world
- Different lenses can often be linked to different mental models. Building up an intuition for which lens to use at which time is possible. Be aware of the lens you're using
- Don't always expect a single root cause
- Understanding concrete ideas is easier than understanding abstract ideas