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Articles Archive: High-Performance Habits

What Elementary School Teachers Can Teach You About Learning and High Performance

Go Slow to Go Fast

3 Lessons from NBA Superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo on Humility and Peak Performance

Performance and Wellbeing Concepts Are Like Tools in a Toolkit

How to Be Great at Being Consistent

Making the Difficult Appear Easy

Overcoming Extremism (In All Areas of Life)

A Brief Guide to Developing a Deep Reading Habit

Hard Work Is Necessary, But Not Sufficient.

Getting Better Gradually, Not Miraculously

Stop Comparing Your First Draft to Someone Else’s Final

Stop Hiding Behind Complexity—It Can Be a Soul Sucking Barrier to Progress

The Benefits of Focusing on Principles Instead of Goals

How You Do Anything is NOT How You Do Everything

Negative Pre-Game Speeches Don’t Work. Here’s What Does.

The Myth of “One Percent Better Every Day”

Two Simple But Underused Rules for Progress in Anything

Fake Work is Easy and Alluring, Real Work is Hard

A Minimum Effective Dose for Sustainable Success

Mistaking Complexity for Understanding

You Can’t “Goal-Set” Your Way to a Breakthrough

Stop Asking “Can We?”; Start Asking “Should We?”

The Rule of Compounding: Why Small Steps Lead to Big Gains

7 Mental Habits That Work Really Well—Until They Get In Your Way

Inspiration is for Amateurs

Discipline IS Freedom—Which Means Constraints Are Too

What Poker Can Teach Us About Focusing on the Process and Peak Performance

When Goals Get in the Way of Success

Deeper Understanding Means Deeper Seeing

How to Get Unstuck