In Blink, author Malcolm Gladwell explores following your gut. We meet the psychologist who has learned to predict whether a marriage will last, based on a few minutes of observing a couple; the tennis coach who knows when a player will double-fault before the racket even makes contact with the ball; the antiquities experts who recognize a fake at a glance.
12. Big Decisions
Weighing the pros and cons of a big decision will only get you so far—listening to your intuition will give you the answers. And when you do listen to your gut, it can radically affects all the decisions you can imagine—from relocating and changing jobs to even expanding your family.