Das haben wir alle schon selbst erlebt: Unser Gegenüber gähnt und wir müssen automatisch auch gähnen, jemand lächelt uns in der U-Bahn an und wir lächeln ohne nachzudenken zurück.
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We’ve all had moments when we’ve been working hard on a problem, trying to solve it, but failing to do so. We try to focus more and we stay at the office for an extra hour, but no, still nothing. Eventually we decide to give it a rest and head home. And then, on the bus, while not really even thinking about the whole problem anymore, a solutions pops up. And it’s a magnificent solution!
Why does this happen? Why couldn’t we figure it out when we were really trying, but could when we weren’t? In those moments we’ve managed to harness the power of the “nonconscious” mind, which has a far greater ability to process information than our conscious mind.Weiterlesen