Self-Improvement

The Concept of Cognitive Ease Explains Why Less Is More

By taking on appropriately sized challenges, we can make progress with more ease and efficiency

Amy Tang
Amy Tang
Feb 1 · 5 min read

Fluency and cognitive ease

“If we cannot easily come up with instances of a certain behavior, we are likely to conclude that we do not strongly exhibit this behavior.” — Daniel Kahneman

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Amy Tang

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Amy Tang

Avid learner and self-improvement junkie. I write about self, habits, education, and growth.

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Amy Tang

Written by

Amy Tang

Avid learner and self-improvement junkie. I write about self, habits, education, and growth.

Curious

Curious

A community of people who are curious to find out what others have already figured out // Curious is a new personal growth publication by The Startup (https://medium.com/swlh).

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