What are the good – and bad points of confirmation bias? Could I, by being more aware of these, stop them from leading me astray.
The topic of cognitive biases captures the errors we make when processing information in the world around us. Cognitive biases often stem from our minds desire to simplify the way we process information.
A lack of awareness shows itself in many ways, none more so than managing the impact of our cognitive biases.
Assumptions need to be challenged - it will help you make better decisions. This theme of making better decisions is the essence of this post.