Don’t Fall for the Willpower Trap

Like almost everyone else, I had a list of goals I wanted to accomplish.

Here we are one month left in the year, and I’m wondering where has the time gone?

If you’re anything like me, it’s much easier to focus on what hasn’t been accomplished. What are the goals left undone? What were some of the things I’d do differently?

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One Word = Persist

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Great short read by Jon Gordon.

The basic concept is so simple, it might seem overly-obvious – but the implications are important.

When you commit and focus to doing one thing, it becomes easier to focus on simply doing that one thing.

It’s similar to having a one page business plan as opposed to having a 50 page manifesto that basically says the same thing.

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Keep Writing

This is a great video about Caroline B. Cooney (YA Author) who wrote 8 books before she was published!
How’s that for some perspective?

The best take-a-way that I can get from this short video is “write every day.”

Be producing something everyday.

“You never want to postpone writing because momentum builds on itself.”

Even if it’s just a little. Even if it’s just 15 minutes. Keep writing