Summary of The Motivation Myth
From THE MOTIVATION MYTH by Jeff Haden Summarized by arrangement with Portfolio, an imprint of Penguin Publishing Group, a division of Penguin Random House LLC.
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Jeff Haden, an Inc. magazine contributing editor, asked successful musicians, race car drivers, corporate leaders and athletes how they sustain their motivation. They cited working hard, following a daily process and not relying on inspiration. Whatever your objective, Haden advises, define tasks to do every day without fail, and watch those small wins accumulate as you progress toward your goals.
About the Author
Jeff Haden, a contributing editor at Inc. magazine, is a keynote speaker and ghostwriter of numerous books.
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5 months agoMakes me want to read the book. ‘Successful people don’t need instant gratification’. Love it.
7 months agoI love this line "Good leaders remain good leaders, even when they have bad days."
10 months agoThanks for the brief summary!!!