Daily Archives: 24 July, 2013

Tali Sharot

Always look on the bright side – The optimism bias

Posted by on July 24, 2013 in Inspiring Resources | Comments Off on Always look on the bright side – The optimism bias

Although the phrase, ‘always look on the bright side’ conjures up images of Monty Python, Tali Sharot  suggests our brains are wired to do just that. In this TED Talk, Tali shares new research about how people are generally biased toward being optimistic. She explores how it’s statistically not possible for all of us to be in the top 20%, […]