16 notes tagged with "cognitive-bias"

Status Quo Bias

We tend to favor decisions that continue the status quo. This is because of the comfort of the familiar. A way to check for this is the…

Tagged with: #permanent-notes, #cognitive-bias, #psychedelics, #rationality

Published on 8 months ago

Substitution Heuristic

We substitute the actual question with an easier to answer question. Eg. "Will this man be a good secretary" becomes "Does this man fit my…

Tagged with: #permanent-notes, #cognitive-bias, #meta-cognition, #psychology

Published on 9 months ago

Thinking Fast and Slow, Blinkist

Summary of the [ Thinking Fast and Slow ] book. Does not cover the things mentioned in the other note. Heuristics Mental shortcuts to…

Tagged with: #permanent-notes, #meta-cognition, #psychology, #cognitive-bias, #learning, #thinking

Published on 9 months ago

Thinking in Bets - Annie Duke - Talks at Google

Uncertainty comes from... Hidden Information Chance Our brain tend to make these mistakes... More prone to make false positive errors. We…

Tagged with: #literature-notes, #psychology, #cognitive-bias, #meta-cognition, #probability

Published on 10 months ago

Thinking in Bets

Beliefs are bets on the future. If we think of our belief/decision as bets, we would be more open to challenge/change it, rather than be…

Tagged with: #permanent-notes, #probability, #meta-cognition, #psychology, #cognitive-bias

Published on 10 months ago

Ulysses Contract

Know the list of areas that you will generally be biased in(eg. I have a tendency to have a positive bias) - so that you can be more mindful…

Tagged with: #permanent-notes, #psychology, #cognitive-bias, #therapy

Published on 10 months ago

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