Emily Balcetis:
Why some people find exercise harder than others

TEDxNewYork · 14:08 · Filmed Nov 2014
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Why do some people struggle more than others to keep off the pounds? Social psychologist Emily Balcetis shows research that addresses one of the many factors: Vision. In an informative talk, she shows how when it comes to fitness, some people quite literally see the world differently from others — and offers a surprisingly simple solution to overcome these differences.

Social psychologist Emily Balcetis explores perception, motivation, goal-setting and decision-making from conscious and nonconscious levels. Full bio
This talk was presented to a local audience at TEDxNewYork, an independent event. TED editors featured it among our selections on the home page.



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