You’re Biased and You Don’t Even Know It
Unconscious bias influences every aspect of our society. Unconsciously, we like to agree with individuals who also agree with us. This is why we love to visit websites that share our political or personal opinions. We tend to get uncomfortable or insecure by people, groups, and news that go against our views. From a survival perspective, bias is a necessary positive trait. But in business, bias can lead to unmeasured judgement, poor decision making and missed opportunities. Here how to reduce the impact of unconscious bias in the workplace. See also Facebook Psychology: Is Addiction Affecting Our Minds?