Planning effectively: Conquering your own biases


As a media planner, one of the real hindrances of our jobs is the influence of bias, both internal and external. This topic is one that truly fascinates me, and I have followed the endless debate about bias over the years as they change, grow and appear or disappear according to external forces. It would be an impossible task to analyse the impact of the full spectrum of stimuli, but here I hope you will humour me as I examine a few key elements I believe are worth exploring.