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The Dunning-Kruger trap - Mental Model for Developers

This post is part of the series of mental models for developers. You might have heard the term Cognitive Bias.  Cognitive Bias is a tendency for people to perceive information based on their own experiences and preferences, resulting in a distortion in how they perceive reality. We all have our

The Dunning-Kruger trap - Mental Model for Developers
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Selective Ignorance - Mental Model for Developers

This is the first post in the series of mental models for developers that I am introducing. What is Selective Ignorance?It is a Mental Model with which you choose to ignore things selectively. Initially coined by Tim Ferris, Selective Ignorance is the practice of selectively ignoring distracting, irrelevant, or

Selective Ignorance - Mental Model for Developers

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The Dunning-Kruger trap - Mental Model for Developers

This post is part of the series of mental models for developers. You might have heard the term Cognitive Bias.  Cognitive Bias is a tendency for people to perceive information based on their own experiences and preferences, resulting in a distortion in how they perceive reality. We all have our

The Dunning-Kruger trap - Mental Model for Developers
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Selective Ignorance - Mental Model for Developers

This is the first post in the series of mental models for developers that I am introducing. What is Selective Ignorance?It is a Mental Model with which you choose to ignore things selectively. Initially coined by Tim Ferris, Selective Ignorance is the practice of selectively ignoring distracting, irrelevant, or

Selective Ignorance - Mental Model for Developers
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How to use TailwindCSS in a Cookiecutter Django project

A step by step tutorial on setting up TailwindCSS in a Django project generated by Cookiecutter

How to use TailwindCSS in a Cookiecutter Django project