Tim Ferriss: How to Set Goals That Make You Feel Like You’re Winning

How do you rig the game so you can win it? Lower the goal.

It’s the complete opposite of how we usually think, which is to aim high and stretch as much as possible.

The game of goal setting can be inhibiting if the goals are unrealistic. So try lowering the expectations by setting easily achievable goals to make you feel like you’re winning and then just see how much further you’ll go.

“Feeling like you’re winning is a precursor to winning on a large scale.”

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By Wells Baum

Wells Baum is a daily blogger who writes about Life & Arts. He's also the author of and four books.