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Energy-Releasing and Sense-Making
Energy-Releasing and Sense-Making
Behavioral Innovation Cognitive Biases make innovation difficult. From the momentum-killing lead shoes of Negativity Bias to the limiting blinders of Availability Bias; from the “stay-in-bounds” ...
Quiz: Which Cognitive Bias Are You?
Quiz: Which Cognitive Bias Are You?
  What are Cognitive Biases? Cognitive Biases are our mind's shortcuts that play out in our everyday lives. They save our brain's energy and prevent us from having to critically think about every ...
What the Clue Giver in $100,000 Pyramid Must Overcome
What the Clue Giver in $100,000 Pyramid Must Overcome
Spoiler: The Curse of Knowledge.  When we are on the expert side of a field of knowledge, we can’t easily “unknow” or disentangle parts of that knowledge. We’re not really in a position to do a good ...
Tune In To Episode 6 Of The Outsmart Your Instincts Podcast: Confirmation Bias
Tune In To Episode 6 Of The Outsmart Your Instincts Podcast: Confirmation Bias
Innovation Process Facilitator Cynthia Ryan joins Adam Hansen on The Outsmart Your Instincts Podcast to discuss the Confirmation Bias. Take this for example: According to an MIT study, false ...
Tune In To Episode 5 Of The Outsmart Your Instincts Podcast: Confabulation
Tune In To Episode 5 Of The Outsmart Your Instincts Podcast: Confabulation
Innovation Process Facilitator, Dina Pancoast, joins Adam Hansen on the Outsmart Your Instincts Podcast as they discuss Confabulation. Confabulation impedes on innovation in many ways, as it is the ...
Tune In to Episode 4 of The Outsmart Your Instincts Podcast: The Status Quo Bias
Tune In to Episode 4 of The Outsmart Your Instincts Podcast: The Status Quo Bias
Ideas To Go Principal and Innovation Process Facilitator Christine Haskins joins colleague Adam Hansen on the Outsmart Your Instincts Podcast. Listen in as they discuss the Status Quo Bias and how it ...