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Optimism bias provides us with a certain level of confidence, which may be just false, but is effective in stopping the constant worry, doubt and fear that arises when we try new and potentially difficult things.
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As beneficial as it is, complete optimism has its downside, as we need to be realistic on what can be done in the given circumstances.
Seeing a situation from all possible angles and as objectively as possible is recommended. Optimism, like any other strength, can turn into a weakness if o...
Genetics play a 30 to 40 percent role in optimism bias. Actively believing that positive changes are going to happen boosts our motivation to try harder than we normally would, impacting the final outcome. Positive expectations make us happier and reduce our anxiety.
Looking at the bright side of life, and putting more weight on the likelihood of positive events happening around us is known as Optimism Bias.
The two beliefs that form this bias are:
Unexpected negative events keep happening, but we choose hope and positivity over despair and cling to the positive things that help us survive the crisis.
Reality cannot be seen with positivity goggles at all times, and being constantly positive blinds us from the actual ...
Never give up. Always find a reason to keep trying.
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Self-serving bias feeds the ego.
Don’t point fingers and fail to learn from failures. Don’t take credit where it isn’t due. Undue confidence leads to bad decisions.
Negativity bias makes things seem more disastrous than they are.
Carving out some space to try new things can help us take risks in our art that we may not otherwise do.
Treating art as play reduces the fear and pressure of being perfect. This easy practice can also spill over into other aspects of life and help us to put ourselves out there in unexpect...
The good news is that self-doubt, odd as it may sound, is actually a secret weapon for blooming. When properly managed, it can help combat complacency and improve our preparation and performance. It drives us to question results, experiment with new strategies, and be open to alt...
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