How Binary Thinking is a Bad Decision Making Choice?

How is binary thinking harmful?

I didn’t understand the flaws of dichotomous thinking before I started to look at things from multiple angles.

How to overcome dichotomous thinking?

The perception of reality for every person is different. We can either fixate on our past experiences without doing any research or look at the current situation from multiple angles to gain even a broader view.

  • they are hardly open to feedback

Think on the grey spectrum instead.

Your mind is flexible. It can adapt to anything if you expose it for long enough.

Final words

I still meet many people who follow binary thinking in their day-to-day life. I feel it when talking to them, taking advice from them. Your thinking will naturally show in actions too!

Mentor and Project Reviewer @Udacity | Beta Tester @Udacity | IITR 2019 | Documenting My Journey of Lifelong Learning, One Blog At a Time | IG: sanjeevai

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