Category Archives: Bias 19 – Use-it-or-Lose-It Tendency

25 Cognitive Biases - Bias 19 Use-it-or-Lose-it Tendency

Bias 19 – Use-it-or-Lose-It Tendency

Too many learn a skill to simply cram for a test or presentation instead of trying to actually understand it fluently Skills attenuate with disuse. Throughout his life, a wise man engages in practice for all his useful, rarely used skills, may of them outside his discipline, as a sort of duty to his better […]