Hunches vs. Logic

Adrian S. Potter
4 min readFeb 22, 2024

Is there a time when it is better to trust your gut instinct over logic, reason, and analysis?

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Being an engineer, a business school grad, and a group leader to a large portion of the firm I work at forces me to think logically about problems.

Decisions have real consequences. They impact the bottom line, client satisfaction, and others’ careers. I would be foolish to ignore the numbers and trends when…

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Adrian S. Potter

Antisocial Extrovert · Writer and Poet, Engineer, Consultant, Public Speaker · Writing about self-improvement, gratitude, and creativity · www.adrianspotter.com