“You think too much” is common feedback that I received throughout my career. And it confused me.
It was correct feedback…because people who were not as smart as me could play hockey much better than me. It drove me nuts.
But did their brains really just shut off? And is that what I should do? Just shut my brain off?
It turns out that a more accurate way of describing what was going on is, “you’re thinking with the wrong system.”
Two Ways of thinking…