Source: Lebowitz, Shana and Samantha Lee, 20 Cognitive Bias that screw up you decisions, Businessinsider.com, August 26, 2015, https://amp.businessinsider.com/cognitive-biases-that-affect-decisions-2015-8.

 
You make thousands of rational decisions every day – or so you think.

From what you’ll eat throughout the day to whether you should make a big career move, research suggests that there are a number of cognitive stumbling blocks that affect your behavior, and they can prevent you from acting in your own best interests.

Here are the most common biases that screw up our decision-making found by the authors (see Source above).

IMG_1351

 

Join the conversation! 1 Comment

  1. […] This new knowledge foundation affords us vastly better insight into the human cognition, biases, and weaknesses that influence knowledge work and decision […]

    Reply

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Category

Business Insider, Cognitive Bias, Data Visualization, Infographics, Uncategorized

Tags

, , , ,