Dunning-Kruger effect

by duncanr

we’ve all come across someone at some time in our lives who has an unwarranted high opinion of themselves

psychologists call this the Dunning-Kruger effect

simply put, this says that ‘incompetent people don’t recognize how incompetent they are because … they’re incompetent

watch this TED talk for a . . .

more detailed description/explanation of the Dunning-Kruger effect

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