21 12, 2018

Implicit Biases May Be A Good Thing!

By |2018-12-07T16:55:12-07:00December 21st, 2018|Research|0 Comments

In past blog posts, I have discussed implicit biases and how important it is to recognize their existence and to counteract them in our daily lives. Yet, there may be another and more positive way of looking at them. It is simply a question of “framing”. (See below!) A November 27, 2018 blog posted on [...]

20 09, 2012

Anchoring and Fairness

By |2017-05-13T07:34:05-07:00September 20th, 2012|Actual Mediations|Comments Off on Anchoring and Fairness

Two weeks ago, I posted a blog about "cognitive bias". As explained on, "a cognitive bias is any of a wide range of observer effects identified in cognitive science and social psychology...that are common to all human beings." I recently conducted a mediation in which I saw one of these biases at work: "anchoring". [...]