Dunning-Kruger Effect: Why Incompetent People Think They Are Superior - Deepstash
The Dunning-Kruger Effect

... a type of cognitive bias in which people believe that they are smarter and more capable than they really are.

The combination of poor self-awareness and low cognitiv...

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Dunning-Kruger Effect: Why Incompetent People Think They Are Superior

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Causes of Dunning-Kruger effect

Incompetent people tend to:

  • Overestimate their own skill levels
  • Fail to recognize the genuine skill and expertise of other people

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Who is affected by the Dunning-Kruger effect?

Unfortunately, we all are.

This is because no matter how informed or experienced we are, everyone has areas in which they are uninformed and incompetent.

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...you can gain a more realistic assessment of your own abilities in a particular area if you are not sure you can trust your own self-assessment?

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