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Anchoring & Break States

Break states and anchoring. How are they related? Well, anchoring is attaching a state to a cue. If someone is laughing, we can touch their shoulder a certain way, or use a particular tone of voice, or motion. If we’re successful, the next time we use that same touch/tone/motion, the person will laugh again (it […]

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Goals & Positive Thinking

Recently, I saw yet another article that (partially) missed the boat. It talked about studies that indicate that positive thinking about a goal actually decreases the chances of you reaching the goal. The article added that people who spend time thinking about the obstacles they face in reaching their goal, and how they’re going to […]

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Unrealistic Goal, Or Limiting Belief?

“Anything is possible”, people say. But is it? We don’t know what the limits are, really. But we do know that many things are seemingly impossible, and others are unlikely. Chasing after wild and unlikely dreams could be a waste of time. But dreaming too small can keep you from reaching your full potential. Where do […]

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You Don’t Know Better

I once had a potential client contact me because he wanted to pray more. He was praying 6 hours a day, and he wanted to pray 8. But that’s not what this post is about. I didn’t take him on as a client, but I sometimes use the story as an example to point out […]

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Critical Thinking

Most of us have been in something like the following situation — we’re standing in front of a door, with a bunch of keys, and we don’t know which one unlocks the door. What do you do? Well, if you’re like most people, you try the keys, one after another, until you find the one […]

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