This poster from YourBias.is explains 24 common cognitive biases that often skew thinking when making a decision. Among them are:

  • Anchoring: The first thing you judge influences your judgement of all that follows
  • Confirmation Bias: You favor things that confirm your existing beliefs
  • The Backfire Effect: When some aspects of your core beliefs is challenged, it can cause you to believe more strongly.

Infographic: Cognitive Biases