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Our brain relies on cognitive biases over clear evidence. Cognitive bias is the tendency to make poor judgments in a consistent pattern. Our unconscious biases are often so strong that they lead us to act in ways that are inconsistent with reason, our values, and beliefs.
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Use the SPADE framework, developed by Gokul Rajaram, when you face difficulty in decision making:
Consider what would happen if you moved in the opposite direction to your choice.
Collect data to support this opposite view and compare it to the data used to support your original decision. Then reevaluate your decision based on the bigger data set.
Irrelevant information can influence our decision making.
A study asked participants to pick one of three plans.
One easy and effective way to remove any bias from your decision-making is to ask advice or feedback from others.
People whom you trust will give honest and constructive criticism and point out any blind spots while offering a different point of view.
Take some time out and consider similar past scenarios.
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