Introduction to Common Management Biases

What you’ll learn to do: explain common biases that can affect a manager’s perception of employees

Individuals are complex in their combinations of personality and values. It can be difficult to analyze and identify the many features in an individual’s makeup. However, managers regularly attempt that task, and when they seek to categorize their employees, it can sometimes lead to difficulties. A number of biases often skew a manager’s perception. We’ll investigate them in this section.