Tagged With Cognitive Bias

Companies are preparing for coronavirus all wrong, a disaster expert says. Giving in to pessimism will actually help you get ahead.


We tried to buy people's lottery tickets for more than they paid — it shows why we overvalue something simply because we own it


Availability bias: discussing what occupation is most likely to cheat on their spouse



Pricing effect: Why a higher price tag makes wine taste better


20 weird psychological reasons someone might fall in love with you


A former McKinsey partner says if you can't make a dent in your to-do list, you're probably thinking about it all wrong



I took a class on human behaviour at the No. 1 college in the US -- and now I know how hard it is to make a 'rational' decision


A Princeton psychology professor told me a truth about human behaviour that's both fascinating and sad


A hedge fund wrote a letter to investors explaining why they should read a classic book about cognitive biases


Here's the weird way drinking just the right amount of alcohol can make you more attractive


People are more impressed by your potential than your accomplishments -- thanks to a weird cognitive bias


14 weird psychological reasons someone might fall in love with you



3 Physical Qualities People Associate With Great Leaders -- For Better Or Worse


Here's What Google Teaches Employees In Its Course On Unconscious Bias


Google HR Boss Says 58% Of Resumés Get Trashed Because Of One Spelling Mistake


15 Cognitive Biases That Mess With Your Money