Talking, Taking Action, Working Hard, Being Afraid

I remember listening to a podcast a while back and learning about a study that examined what happened with children's performance on tests when they received praise. After being given a test, a group of students were praised for their hard work in studying and preparing for the test and told that they did well … Continue reading Talking, Taking Action, Working Hard, Being Afraid

Don’t Spend Too Much Time Talking and Too Little Time Doing

One of the aspects of Ryan Holiday's book Ego is the Enemy┬áthat I really like is the way that Holiday helps us with strategies and advice for achieving our goals. His main focus in the book is on our ego, and how our ego can trip us up and prevent us from reach the destinations … Continue reading Don’t Spend Too Much Time Talking and Too Little Time Doing