Premise

Every time you make a decision, pre-commit to making the same decision in all conceptually similar situations in the future.

Key Takeaway(s)

The striking value of TDT is: make each decision as if you would immediately reap the long-term rewards of making that same decision repeatedly.

Source: TDT for Humans - LessWrong

Highlights

Practical

Very generally-applicable and useful advice. Essentially about using the power of habit to reduce the decision-making fatigue I experience on a daily basis. An application is something like my Daily Planning Protocol, a document which seeks to formalise the core activities of my day. These types of protocols, when used in combination with a digital tracking app, seek to put the fundamentals of my day on autopilot and free my mind up for superior problem-solving.

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