The way you think about willpower is hurting you | Curio

Nir Eyal

The way you think about willpower is hurting you

13 mins | Aug 13, 2021
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Are our wandering minds trying to tell us something? The idea that willpower is linked to a limited supply of mental energy is incorrect and enables you to act against your better judgement. This instalment of Nir and Far explores the myth of ego depletion and reveals the profound implications of looking at willpower differently.