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The “No, Sh*t, Sherlock” law of behavior change is still a necessary one.

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In order to stick to something, get rid of the roadblocks

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That magical zone is great when you can find it. But what happens when you can’t?

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We don’t know anything about breaking into today’s market

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Researchers believe that when a task isn’t sufficiently rewarding, our brains search for something more interesting to think about

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Or how I’ve been able to write 12 books in a decade

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It’s “work,” not a “labor of love.”

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Lost your spark in the pandemic? Sharing ideas can reignite you.


I want to hear the applause, but from behind the curtain

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Trying to build a habit can backfire if you fall for this trap

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