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The brain and illusions
What can illusions teach us about the brain?
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The Discipline Illusion the awesome culture blog

The Discipline Illusion the awesome culture blog | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it

"My clients are some of the most accomplished, ambitious, driven people I’ve ever met – founders and CEOs of some of the most successful, fast-growing startups in the world. And yet, too often they fail to adopt routines and habits that they know would help them succeed. If some of the most driven people in the world fail to follow through on their commitments, how can the average person do so?"

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Why everyone (else) is a hypocrite: your modular mind - All In The Mind - ABC Radio National (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Why everyone (else) is a hypocrite: your modular mind - All In The Mind - ABC Radio National (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it
Why do we so often deceive ourselves, believe one thing and yet do another, and fail to exercise self control when we know better? Acclaimed evolutionary psychologist Robert Kurzban argues we need to be more forgiving of ourselves.
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