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For Greater Success, Focus on Systems Instead of Goals

For Greater Success, Focus on Systems Instead of Goals

You might understand the power of setting a goal, but that’s just the beginning. A goal is where you want to end up, but it doesn’t tell you how to get there. Creating systems that move you toward success is the real path to success. For example, a successful business always has a system for generating sales. There are sales goals, but the system is what moves the company toward that sales goal. You already have a […]

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The Surprising Truth about How the Internet Can Affect Your Brain

The Surprising Truth about How the Internet Can Affect Your Brain

You know the Internet has changed the way you do things, but did you know that it can change your brain? According to the theory of neuroplasticity, your activities and experiences modify your brain structure over time. You may think differently as the result of googling and gaming. A recent study by 5 major universities around the world provides one of the most comprehensive looks at these effects. As you might expect, they found some advantages and […]

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Which Task First? A Practical Process to Get More Done

Which Task First? A Practical Process to Get More Done

This is one of the biggest questions facing anyone that is facing a long to-do list: which task should you complete first? For most of us, a typical working day – or even a typical weekend of chores – is going to involve a number of different tasks, each of which will challenge us in unique ways. We might have a few big jobs to complete which may include things like filling out spreadsheets, clearing an inbox, […]

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