Tag Archives: Coaching Bias

March 7, 2018 - Kansas City, MO, U.S. - KANSAS Kansas City, MO - MARCH 07: Texas Longhorns head coach Shaka Smart shouts instructions to his team in the first half of a first round matchup in the Big 12 Basketball Championship between the Iowa State Cyclones and Texas Longhorns on March 7, 2018 at Sprint Center in Kansas City, MO. (Photo by Scott Winters/Icon Sportswire) (Credit Image: © Scott Winters/Icon SMI via ZUMA Press)

Action Bias Pitfalls

Action Bias Pitfalls

A tendency toward action bias can at times lead coaches and players astray and undermine short and long term progress. Read more on Cognitive Biases and how they relate to coaching: The Impact of Optimism Bias Avoiding Outcome Bias The Perils of Confirmation Bias Survivorship Bias in Coaching Coaches are hard workers. One does not ascend

February 9, 2016: head coach Bruce Pearl of the Auburn Tigers during the NCAA basketball game between the University of Tennessee Volunteers and the Auburn University Tigers at Thompson Boling Arena in Knoxville TN Tim Gangloff/CSM(Credit Image: © Tim Gangloff/CSM via ZUMA Wire)

The Impact Of Optimism Bias

Optimism Bias can lead to unrealistic expectations, disappointment and emotional turmoil for coaches who do not guard against it. Read more on Cognitive Biases and how they relate to coaching: Action Bias Pitfalls Avoiding Outcome Bias The Perils of Confirmation Bias Survivorship Bias in Coaching There are numerous cognitive biases – or mistakes in reasoning –

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