How High Testosterone Affects Your Intuition and Confidence
Having high testosterone makes us feel like superhumans (and yes, both men and women have it to certain degrees). It affects your confidence and, consequently, your willingness to trust your gut feelings.
This is great news for our testosterone-fueled friends’ careers, as we tend to believe those who are confident in themselves.
But this can be bad news sometimes, as being confident about your decision does not necessarily correlate with your decision being correct.
I recently talked with Gert Scobel about “The power of intuition” along with my fellow guests Prof. Dr. Hans-Peter Erb and Tilmann Betsch about what happens when intuition is flawed and how to overcome this in the workplace.