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Why bronze medalists are happier than silver winners

Obviously, with so many athletes competing not everyone wins the gold. Some win a silver medal and others a bronze. Interestingly, an article in Scientific America pointed out that those athletes who win a bronze medal are more satisfied with their victory

Posted in adaptation, Attitude, Failure, Hope, Olympics, resilience

Why a bronze medal is more satisfying than a silver one

The Olympics are over and the medals have all been awarded. Obviously, with so many athletes competing not everyone wins the gold. Some win a silver medal and others a bronze. Interestingly, an article in Scientific America pointed out that

Posted in adaptation, Attitude, Cognition, Losing, Olympics, resilience, thinking, Winning

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