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From time to time we all make decisions that aren’t the best for achieving our goals. In fact, it is now known that there are systematic biases built into the structure of all human brains. These can have serious consequences, like causing us to seriously misallocate our time and money, or misinterpret important facts. was founded in 2012, by Spencer Greenberg. Our goal is to help people avoid thinking traps and make improved decisions to better achieve the goals they value most. It is our belief that better decision-making can improve the lives of individuals, increase the effectiveness of organizations and governments, and even improve the wellbeing of society as a whole. Our free online training courses teach useful decision making skills that you can apply in your life.

Decision Academy, brought to you by in association with Big Think Mentor uses insights from cognitive science to help people recognize their own blind spots and make better decisions.