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#2910: How To Avoid (Or Handle) Cognitive Dissonance

podcast May 2, 2024

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Today, we’re tackling cognitive dissonance—the discomfort from conflicting beliefs. It’s like having two opposing thoughts in your head, causing unease. But instead of ignoring one, let’s learn how to navigate this tension without sacrificing either belief. 

Let’s dive in and explore healthier ways to handle cognitive dissonance.

Show Notes:

[04:38]#1 Keep all of your opinions flexible and subject to change. 

[11:27]#2 Accept that your actions and opinions or beliefs can sometimes be in conflict. 

[21:15]#3 Stick to your principles even when inconvenient. 

[26:23] Recap

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