Realize you’ll never have time to do everything.
Every decision you make has opportunity cost.
Stop obsessing about the outcome.
Research has found that expectations in one’s own ability serves as a better predictor of high performance than expectations about a certain outcome.
Say ‘no’ to people, obligations, requests, opportunities, you’re not interested in.
At times, it can be hard to turn things down. But if you say no to one thing, you make space to say yes to another.
Do something every day that terrifies you.
You don’t need courage all the time, just 20sec. at a time.
Make a bucket list and actively knock items off it.
Design life around ambitions instead of the other way around.
Decide where you’ll be in five years and get there in two.
Your self-conception in goal-setting might actually be slowing you down.