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20 Cognitive Biases


When we are recovering from adversity, or caring for somebody who is recovering from adversity, we have a lot of decisions to make — food, exercise, provider, therapist, medication, paperwork, assistance, network, and more. Although we would like to think are decisions are based on sound logic and reasoning, an article from Business Insider by Samantha Lee and Shana Lebowitz explain there are 20 cognitive biases that may prevent us from making the best decisions.



Even after brain surgeries, chemotherapy, and radiation treatments to eradicate his brain cancer, Scott continued to work; continued to study; and earned professional certifications from the Project Management Institute, American Society of Quality, and Stanford University School of Professional Development. How were all of these achievements possible at a time when Scott was struggling with the hurdles of brain injury? The answers are in this blog.

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During the past 13 years, I have been diagnosed with cancer, brain injury, balance issues, stroke, ataxia, visual impairment, and auditory challenges. I have overcome significant adversity! I can explain how to overcome your challenges. I am a very active Toastmaster and a motivational speaker.