The subtle art of taking it personally (part 1): Who do we think we are?

This post is the text of a video essay I've hosted on YouTube here: https://youtu.be/2qfUyFcLsTo?si=MZ01svM8HuuGUxRq Inquiries “Never take anything personally”, because “nothing is personal”. We’ve all probably heard this popular…

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Review / summary of Willpower: Rediscovering the Greatest Human Strength by Roy Baumeister

I generally find Roy Baumeister’s research topics interesting, including his willpower research.  This book is written by a journalist and talks about Dr Baumeister in the 3rd person.  I think…

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