Resisting Temptation

Pawlik-Kienlen, Laurie
November 2008
Leadership Excellence;Nov2008, Vol. 25 Issue 11, p10
The author explains why resisting temptations is difficult. According to her, this occurs when one develops a habit of yielding to one's weakness or when one thinks about what one is trying to resist. She recommends focusing on the advantages and disadvantages of succumbing to and resisting temptation when one is struggling with temptation and discusses the three strategies to resist temptation, which include rewarding oneself for resisting temptation.


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