Biases

Artificial Intelligence

Why Are Some Bots Racist? Look at the Humans Who Taught Them.

Here are a few things we can do about human biases in machine learning.
Gender Bias

What Business Leaders Are Getting Wrong About Bias Training

There's little evidence that bias awareness training accomplishes its goals.
Psychology

Cognitive Biases: A Crash Course for the Millennial Mind

If you think you're in full control of your mind, think again. Here are just a few mental quirks that can hold you back.
Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence May Reflect the Unfair World We Live in

Our dilemma: Do we "adjust" the neural networks we're creating to make them more fair in an unfair world, or address bias and prejudice in real life?
Biases

Want Success? Help More, Judge Less.

We are often quick to judge others, without thinking about the biases that affect these judgments.
Hiring

People Judge Your Face and It Could Affect Your Professional Prospects

They say your eyes are the window to your soul, but they also could be the window to your bank account.
Biases

Only You Can Overcome the Invisible Barrier Keeping You From the Best Available Talent

Unconscious bias is a learned mindset. Leaders who truly want the best teams will look beyond their own experiences to attract and retain a diverse workforce.
Workplace Diversity

What You Know That Just Ain't So Is Killing Your Company

Recognizing our biases makes room for building a creative culture. The alternative is stagnation.
Hiring

The Startups Trying to Fix The Bias Problem in Hiring

Solving the unsolvable problem in human resources.
Millennials

3 Biases That Make the C-Suite Deaf to Young Leaders

Just because they're inexperienced doesn't mean they can't generate great ideas.
Biases

Why Studying Your Business Heroes Isn't Really Helping You Succeed

Mark Zuckerberg is famous for that hoodie he wears. A thousand people who failed without you hearing about it also wore hoodies.
Leadership Qualities

What the 1996 Everest Disaster Teaches About Leadership

When leaders fall prey to analytical bias and unexamined assumptions, the consequences can be very bad.
Brain

13 Cognitive Biases That Really Screw Things Up For You

Your brain defaults to biased thinking that does more harm than good. Learn what these biases are so that they don't hold you back.
Machine Learning

How Human-Machine Learning Partnerships Can Reduce Unconscious Bias

The human tendency toward bias is so deeply rooted that companies sincere about not discriminating might need machines to help them.