How to Make Habits Last

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1. The Power of Process

To make habits last, it's crucial to shift your focus from the end result to the process itself. Embrace the journey and enjoy the activities that contribute to your goals. By developing a growth mindset, you can appreciate the progress you're making every step of the way.

2. Cue and Reward System

Creating a system of cues and rewards can significantly increase the likelihood of sticking to a habit. For example, if you want to develop a habit of reading before bed, you can place a book on your nightstand as a cue and reward yourself with a relaxing cup of tea after reading. This positive reinforcement makes the habit more appealing and reinforces it over time.

3. Focus on the Present Moment

In order to make lasting changes, it's important to focus on doing your job and doing it right, one play at a time. Avoid getting caught up in the outcome of the game and instead concentrate on giving your best effort in...

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