Unconscious bias lives in everyone. For leaders, it’s exceedingly important to learn to mitigate that bias before it negatively impacts decision-making.
Although the flu has caused tens of thousands more deaths every year than the coronavirus, our brain's safety bias over-weights what's new and scary.
A distance bias occurs when we prioritize what's closer in space or time than what's farther away. Here's how to mitigate the bias to prioritize better.