Monday, August 20, 2018

“It’s a wonderful thing to be optimistic. It keeps you healthy and it keeps you resilient.”
– Daniel Kahneman

We all have cognitive biases and there’s over 100 that could be shaping your decisions. One such bias is the “optimism bias” which leads us to overestimate the possibility of favorable outcomes. Scientists have now “uncovered circuits in the brain” that drive this bias. Click here to learn about their results or click here for tips on how you can mitigate your biases.