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2009-07-07

Shut up! Announcing your plans makes you less motivated to accomplish them.

Derek Sivers – Shut up! Announcing your plans makes you less motivated to accomplish them.:

"Four different tests of 63 people found that those who kept their intentions private were more likely to achieve them than those who made them public and were acknowledged by others.

Once you’ve told people of your intentions, it gives you a “premature sense of completeness.”"

Tue, 07 Jul 2009 20:28:13 +0000