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A Stanford design professor says switching out 'but' and 'have to' from your vocabulary will help you make better decisions

10 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Stanford engineering professor Bernard Roth writes that the way you speak affects more than how people perceive you: It affects how you act.
A simple switch, like saying "and" instead of "but," could improve how you view a situation.
These tweaks make up a problem-solving strategy called design thinking .
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