Why we don’t get results after hard-work?

Often we hear people constantly complaining over the fact that they are not having result they have assumed for themselves even after putting more efforts than it requires.There are plenty of examples for this mental stigma we hear in our life till date. We are also get use to its aftermath. As we are social…

Sunk Cost Fallacy

When I finished my computer science engineering, the conventional track for me was to go for masters in that field or settled into suitable job. But suddenly I changed my mind and decided to shift entire stream of career because of only one reason, “I was not into it wholeheartedly”. I don’t have any reason…

Availability Bias

It was confusing for me to choose any one definition over other two, so I am putting all three here. We are prone to make judgement based on what is easily available to our memory. We make theories and assumptions based on what comes easily in our mind. If something comes in our mind frequently,…

Contrast Bias

Imagine this Scenario, There is three bucket in front of you. First one contains hot water, second one contains cold water and last one contains water having room temperature. You have to dip your right hand into hot water and left hand in cold water for one minute. Then put both water into third bucket…

Confirmation Bias, The Mother of all Cognitive Bias

The first principle is you must not fool yourself, and you are the easiest person to fool. -Richard Feynman I think rechard feynman is pointing towards the mother of all cognitive biases in this one line, Confirmation Bias. The best example I can remember which we all can relate to very easily is, what we…