Rethinking Positive Thinking

Rethinking Positive Thinking

Positive thinking isn’t necessarily as beneficial as we have thought.  In fact, Gabriele Oettingen, a professor of psychology at New York University and the University of Hamburg, tells us positive thinking often hinders us.  “Positive thinking fools our minds into perceiving that we’ve already attained our goal, slackening our readiness to pursue it.” Based on … Continued