Nadeesha Cabral


Configuring the brain for downsides

July 08, 2020

    • Most people don’t survive in a high risk/high reward environment (ex: Angel Investing)
    • How successful you are depends on taking 200 gambles, failing 199, and making up everything and then some in the 200th.
    • Most people don’t have brains that are configured to tolerate such downsides or negative outcomes.