The New Psychology of Professional Skepticism

2023-03-20 10:00:002023-03-20 10:50:00 ET

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The complexity of the data environment has outgrown old and superficial approaches to professional skepticism. In this session, Dr. Groves teaches a radically different and more effective method of skeptical judgment. Attendees will experience fascinating
demonstrations, interactive exercises, and learn about the invisible influences that impact professional judgment. They will learn the importance of matching their judgment approach to situational characteristics, organizational culture, and context. The session will teach ways to adapt to changing situations and how to recognize hidden assumptions


Attendees will learn to employ three-dimensional skepticism and the nuances of situational awareness that will transform their understanding of skepticism and improve the accuracy of their skeptical judgments


* Three dimensions of skeptical cognition * The role of situational awareness in skepticism * How to determine the reliability and validity of evidence * Knowing how to match skeptical reasoning to the environment * Learn how to uncover hidden biases that damage skepticism

Who Should Attend

Analysts, auditors, governance, and compliance professionals, and those working in the IT, HR, legal, and medical professions as well as executives, policymakers, and other decision-makers interested in enhancing the accuracy of skeptical judgments

Required Knowledge


Advanced Prep


Event Speaker(s)

Toby Groves ( Cognificent Learning, Cincinnati, OH ),

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Event Vendor:Groves Research & Consulting
Field of Study:Personal Development
Level: Basic

Event Type:Webinar
NASBA Instructional Method:Group Internet Based
Event Code:WB144422

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