What are your standards to do your best work?

. You never hear someone say “I quit my job because I couldn’t set priorities in my work”. Usually people quit for something they often overlook in choosing a job “Before I started this job, I said I didn’t understand why anyone would quit mid-year. But being in it, you realize how long a year…

How much time is required to reach a goal?

. Achievers like Einstein, Ali and Musk all found time to reach their goals. How come you say you don’t have enough to reach yours? Just like The Beatles sang it out loud in the 1960s, many people today silently wish they’d have “Eight days a week”. Not only for loving someone, as suggested in…

The gap that prevents you from reaching a goal

. What makes the difference between “I won’t be able to make it” and “I might have a chance at it”? A gap you can close once made aware it exists. Stories about not pursued goals or dreams might be different but they all have these elements in common: You come across a piece in…

When short-term rewards can’t prevent you from reaching a long-term goal

  Popular belief says “You need to sacrifice short-term rewards to reach your long-term goals”. Evidence-based researches prove otherwise. Achievements stir up reactions like amazement; “I don’t know how he/she did it but wow!” Another is defeatism; “I’d never be able to do that”. Defeatism rests in part on the fact that Humans are bad…

What do you focus on?

  When you want to achieve something and there’s so much to do, what do you focus on? First, look beyond the thread ball. Here’s why. When you start a new project, it often appears as a (huge) ball of threads, put together in no apparent patterns. Tasks, stages, deadlines, delays, authorizations to get, refusals…