Reducing Bias as a Product Manager

Thinking, Fast and Slow

Cognitive Bias Codec
John Manoogian III, licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0.
  1. Employ System 2 deliberately
  2. Be aware of specific biases
  3. Counteract your biases

Particularly relevant biases for PMs

IKEA effect

Confirmation bias

Sunk cost fallacy

Availability heuristic / recency effect

Anecdotal fallacy

Hindsight bias

Self-serving bias and fundamental attribution error

Curse of knowledge

Conclusion

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