Research Says Follow Your Head More Than Your Heart

“Friends and family will likely tell you to ‘listen to your heart,’ as it ‘knows what’s best for you.’ Oprah Winfrey, too, suggests you follow your emotional inclinations rather than those logic would suggest. But is that really good advice? …Listening to your heart is something that will more likely hurt you than not, especially if you’re under any kind of time pressure. Once you’ve had time to sort through all the factors, both rational and irrational, your judgment should be clearer.” [Read Article]