Success in the Workplace
with Kristi Tackett-Newburg, Ph.D., LIMHP, CPC


Don’t Let Flawed Logic Keep You Trapped in a Bad Job or Failing Relationship

As humans, most of us would like to believe that we are capable of making sound, rational decisions even during times of stress or uncertainty. In reality, research shows that many of our decisions are tainted by past emotional investments, leading us to employ flawed logic when trying to make important decisions. One bias, in particular, referred to as - sunk cost fallacy - is particularly problematic, often causing us to make decisions that are not in our best interest.