What Is Confirmation Bias? Definition, Tips and Example

Indeed Editorial Team | Indeed | October 13th, 2022

Confirmation bias is common to the workplace, but you may be more aware of it in others than yourself. It can cause challenges to a team or company by decreasing opportunity and reducing collaboration. Becoming a leader who inspires others to be aware of confirmation bias, while working to reduce it, can make your team more effective and inclusive.

In this article, we explore what confirmation bias is, including the importance of avoiding it, offer tips for overcoming it and discuss confirmation bias in the workplace.

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By MIT Sloan CDO