Dissonance in human nature

How do we resolve the inevitable perceived contradictions in the traits of the people around us?

In The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, Stephen Covey relates how he was riding on the New York subway one Sunday morning. The carriage was peaceful, with people quietly reading their papers, or just resting. Then a man and his children got on, and the…

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Koen Smets

Koen Smets

Accidental behavioural economist in search of wisdom. Uses insights from (behavioural) economics in organization development. On Twitter as @koenfucius