TRAINING.

Addressing Flaws and Blind spots in Cognitive Biases

Online /
Jul 23, 2020 /
Course Code: 0703-WEB20

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  • Overview
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Overview

After participating in this course, you will be able to:

  • Identify cognitive bias core concepts, benefits and challenges
  • Highlight leading cognitive bias case studies from multiple industries and professions
  • Review how practitioners can overcome cognitive bias
  • Discuss key cognitive bias resources and communities online
  • Prepare a basic cognitive bias starter strategy for your operations and career

Description:
The course provides a concise of cognitive biases or thinking errors.  These “brain bugs” may distort perceptions, compromise ethics, trigger inaccurate judgments, and spark illogical interpretations in your technical work. Discover the most common types of cognitive biases in the modern workplace, and how to recognize and address these flaws and blind spots in your “mental firmware”.

Course Outline:

  • Introduction
  • Industry and life examples
  • Professional judgment frameworks
  • How to use psychology to your advantage
  • Cognitive bias in ethical decision making
  • Simple and pragmatic steps to overcome bias

Who Should Attend:
Those practitioners who want an introductory and non-technical understanding of artificial intelligence technology including:
Design Engineers • Facility Engineers • Engineering Consultants • Material Managers • Facility Operators • Project Managers

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Eastern Time

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Eastern Time


Please note: You can check other time zones here.

System Requirements

Training will be delivered via GoToWebinar

PC-based attendees
OS: Windows XP, 2003 Server, Vista, 7, 8, 10
Browser:
Internet Explorer 7.0 or newer
Mozilla Firefox 4.0 or newer
Google Chrome 5.0 or newer

Macintosh based attendees
OS: Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard), 10.7 (Lion), 10.8 (Mountain Lion) or newer
Browser:
Safari 3.0 or newer
Mozilla Firefox 4.0 or newer
Google Chrome 5.0 or newer

iOS
Device:
iPad 1 or newer, iPhone 3GS or newer, iPod Touch (3rd generation) or newer
OS: iOS 6 or newer

Android
OS: Android 2.2 or higher

Instructor

Garrett Wasny, MA, CMC, CITP

Garrett has more than two decades of Internet experience and is an award-winning Internet speaker, webcaster, professional development technologist and former management adviser for Price Waterhouse.

Since 1995, he's authored three books (World Business Resources.com, How to Conquer the World, Advanced Googling), published hundreds of articles and columns in leading business and lifestyle publications, and delivered more than 1,000 seminars and webinars on Internet strategy. His clients include Fortune 500 companies and leading accounting, engineering, medical, legal and professional sports organizations worldwide.

Full Disclosure: Garrett is an independent Certified Management Consultant (CMC) who provides objective information, and is not affiliated with Google or any of the technologies discussed in the course.



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Fee & Credits

$99 + taxes

  • 0.15 Continuing Education Units (CEUs)
  • 1.5 Professional Development Hours (PDHs)
  • ECAA Annual Professional Development Points
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