It can happen to any one of us on occasion––doing well in life can suddenly seem to come to a screeching halt, to be replaced by doubts, frustration and a sense of the blues even.
The human mind is a wonderful thing. Cognition, the act or process of thinking, enables us to process vast amounts of information quickly. For example, every time your eyes are open, you brain is constantly being bombarded with stimuli.
O ur minds set up many traps for us. Unless we’re aware of them, these traps can seriously hinder our ability to think rationally, leading us to bad reasoning and making stupid decisions.
Many cognitive biases have been demonstrated by research in psychology and behavioral economics .
Few important things in life come easy.
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