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Podcast & Video: Roger Dooley Conversation

Annie Duke sits down with Roger Dooley to discuss her new book, How to Decide, decision-making, freerolls, and more. Watch or listen now. Link to full episode page → discussion with Roger Dooley includes: A synopsis of the science behind decision-making. How bias plays into the decision-making process. Why it’s

Annie Duke, World Series of Poker Champion, $5M In Winnings, Author of Thinking In Bets

Despite being retired for nearly a decade, until very recently, Annie was the world’s winningest female poker player. In 2004, she bested a field of 234 players to win her first World Series of Poker (WSOP) bracelet. The same year, she triumphed in the $2 million winner-take-all, invitation-only WSOP Tournament of Champions. Prior to becoming a professional poker player, Annie was awarded the National Science Foundation Fellowship. Through this fellowship, she studied Cognitive Psychology at the University of Pennsylvania, which eventually led to her current book, Thinking In Bets, which combines her academic studies with real-life decision-making experiences at the poker table.

Facebook Live with Annie Duke

Hey, it’s Seth. Annie Duke retired champion poker player, and bestselling author is here to riff about making decisions and embracing uncertainty.

Poker Champion Annie Duke on Making Smart Bets in Life, Politics, and Football

“Life is poker, not chess,” says Annie Duke, a former professional poker player and the author of a new book, Thinking in Bets: Making Smarter Decisions When You Don’t Have All the Facts. Chess is a game of skill with “very little luck involved,” while in poker good decisions and good outcomes often don’t go together.