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Is Conformity Good or Bad? Here’s How You Can Think About It

Hint: it depends.

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Conformity can be viewed from two angles. From one perspective, conformity is like a lube that makes it easier to get ahead in life. If you conform to the unspoken rules, others will reward you. As a child, you know what makes your parents and teachers (un)happy; you try to steer clear of the cookie jar when you’re not supposed to…

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