There were cognitive biases in the data science work you did. And there will be more cognitive biases in all the future work you will ever do. They are just part of being human. But if you don't pay attention to HOW these cognitive biases affect your work, you can easily waste weeks if not months chasing after the wrong things. In this episode, we will talk about some common cognitive biases that affect the data science work, and how you can deal with them.
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