• The Systems Thinker: Analytical Skills

  • Level Up Your Decision Making, Problem Solving, and Deduction Skills. Notice the Details Others Miss.
  • By: Albert Rutherford
  • Narrated by: Russell Newton
  • Length: 2 hrs and 38 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook
  • Categories: Science & Engineering, Mathematics
  • 3.7 out of 5 stars (141 ratings)
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Publisher's Summary

Enhance your logic, reason, judgment, and wisdom. Increase your ability to create concise and reasoned arguments using data and evidence to get a genuine conclusion.

The Systems Thinker: Analytical Skills aims to raise the level of your mental performance by focusing on the fundamentals of how to use your mind effectively. This audiobook will show you how to:

  • Increase your ability to analyze problems and to comprehend what you read, hear, and experience in a logical manner.
  • Examine the logical structure of good and bad reasoning.
  • Look at what type of evidence decisions are commonly based on.
  • Detect common fallacies and rhetorical and psychological factors that can influence your thinking.

The audiobook presents the methods that good problem-solvers use in understanding complex ideas. It provides practice in applying these methods to a variety of comprehension, analytical, and reasoning questions. It also includes a number of logical thinking problems to hone your logical thinking skills.

Use these intellectual skills to analyze anything you might think about - questions, problems, disciplines.

  • The most widely used forms of analysis
  • Guidance and practice to monitor your thoughts with the help of intellectual tools
  • Learn to question purposes, problems, information, and concepts
  • Interdisciplinary analytical tools to understand and assess your own reasoning, be it about a highly technical question or your everyday life

The Systems Thinker: Analytical Skills helps you to find the most fundamental logic of any discipline, problem, or thesis. Transfer your knowledge between and among subjects and fields of observation.

  • Learn four types of profound analysis.
  • Learn to read and create statistical charts.
  • Learn and correct the most frequent errors in reasoning.
  • Learn to complement your analytical thinking tools with synthetic, systemic, critical, and creative thinking tools.

Good analytical thinking skills are deeply necessary if you are working in business, education, law, politics, and economics. Understanding the underlying structure of a problem can help you come up with the best solution.

Adopt analytical thinking skills to make better decisions, assess situations more accurately, and persuade other people with more success to consider your point of view. This audiobook serves as a springboard toward analytic proficiency.

PLEASE NOTE: When you purchase this title, the accompanying PDF will be available in your Audible Library along with the audio.

©2019 Albert Rutherford (P)2019 Albert Rutherford

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This will put you to sleep

This is the worse narration I have ever heard. Alexa can narrate better, this sounds like a software computer voice and it will make you lose concentration and interest. I wish I could get my money back. I promise you I didn’t make it pass the first 10 boring minutes. If you want to learn and they can’t deliver then it’s a scam. This is terrible why waste your money in a competing capitalist market? 🤷🏼‍♂️

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Perhaps..

Perhaps it is better in print.

1/ it’s like listening to paint dry
2/ web link is invalid

Not tempted by this author further - glad it was free.

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Dry narration outdated techniq and racist maxism.

This not worth your time. It is regressive in its nature, and narrow in its practice. The work has a underlying maxism to it process.

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Horrible.

I would literally rather be beaten with a stick every day until I die than to have to listen to this again. Couldn’t make it past chapter 2.

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Click bait

if I could give 0 I would. should have expected as much for about 2 hours. Read like a book report.
1. website to diagrams is to a landing page to another book.
2. ideas are vague and no concrete implementation. except to know to look for other sources to learn how to use methods discussed.
3. 2 stars for performance for no speaking errors , but reading is dry

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Pretty slow and boring.....

Book is very slow and fact based, still an interesting read but hard to listen and focus on long periods of the book. Still great information though!

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Kept pausing

It is a very informative book May need to be re-recorded. Pause through most of the chapter, especially throughout the transition of chapters which made it difficult to listen.

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Wasted my money.

Defective. Will not play. Skips to the end. Not first book that does this.Refund requested.



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If you want to listen to definitions of words then this book

Hours of someone just giving definition of words. No skill building, no improvements lesson. This was a waste of time and credit.

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it was ok... I thought it would be better

its good in the sense it gives you a 1000 foot view... I definitely had higher expectations.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 05-31-21

disappointed

it's the same as his other book just includes diagrams this book tells you how to make rational decisions and shortlist and look for similarities with important information to maintaining relavancy

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  • gearoid amazon
  • 11-15-19

good intro book

good for 15-18 year olds who are looking to learn the basics of analytical thinking