10: The Paradox of Choice - Deepstash
10: The Paradox of Choice

10: The Paradox of Choice

  • At a supermarket, a study was conducted to see the effects of offering a larger vs smaller selection of jam.
  • Results showed that more people were attracted to a larger variety, but the smaller selection led to higher sales. This is the paradox of choice.
  • In modern day dating, having too many choices can lead to decision fatigue and hinder finding the perfect partner. A smaller selection can lead to more optimal decisions.

(☞゚ヮ゚)☞ Remember, sometimes less is more. ☜(゚ヮ゚☜)

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This series explores 21 different cognitive mind traps, fallacies, biases and other phenomenon that exist within your brain. This series is inspired by Daniel Kahneman's "Thinking Fast and Slow."

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