What To Do First When It’s Hard

The hard stuff is usually depicted in movies and other media as some kind of grueling, physical test of will. It’s a race, or a hockey game, or a POW camp. While this can be true for some things, it’s usually not. More likely, the hard stuff is something social, emotional, or psychological. Usually, the […]

Use This Difficult Constraint To Your Advantage

I was reminded, yesterday, of the life changing effect of urgency. You know the feeling, it’s FOMO. Buy now, only 43 left! Limited Edition only available for the next 24 hours! Order in the next 15 minutes and we’ll throw in the Chop Chopper and the Double Chop Chopper free! You’ve seen all of these […]

The One Thing That’s More Important Than The Results

More important than hitting the 6 minute mile . . . More important than writing the whole book . . . More important than making the sale . . . Is the habit. Even when it’s small (a mile a day) or incomplete (a blog post instead of a chapter), the habit of output is […]