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PPP #25: Why motivation sucks

PPP #25: Why motivation sucks
Pip’s Practical Prompts Newsletter
Sent by Charles Burdett

 

Business

Stay humble.

Genuinely successful people rarely feel the need to boast about their success.

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Leadership

Exploration leads to success.

Encourage your team to explore or work on projects that show no promise of paying immediate dividends.

Google employees spend 20% of their time on such projects, leading to the creation of their most successful products: Gmail, Adsense and Google News. 

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Personal Growth

Motivation sucks.

Don't rely on motivation.

Become disciplined.

Motivation fades as quickly as it appears.

Doing it anyway will lead to your greatest accomplishments.

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