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The Slight Edge

The Slight Edge

by Jeff Olson

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JEFF OLSON

“The predominant state of mind displayed by those people on the failure curve is blame. The predominant state of mind displayed by those people on the success curve is responsibility.”

JEFF OLSON

"As you walk your path, it is always, every moment of every day, curving either upward or downward."

The Slight Edge

The Slight Edge is a philosophy; it represents a way of thinking: what we know, how we hold that knowledge, and what we do.

Consistently repeated daily actions + time = unconquerable results.

The secret ingredient is straightforward: to do the small things ov...

Every day we are either moving towards the direction we desire or further away from it based on the decisions we make which determine where we end up. No one fails overnight – nor do you succeed overnight.

The difference is in creating our own formula of daily disc...

  • Things that are easy to do are just as easy not to do.
  • For the slight edge to work, you have to do something, and keep doing it until you succeed.
  • The results are not immediately visible. The small activities seem insignifi...

  • Closing the gap: Leverage the natural tension between Point A (where we are) and Point B (where we could be).
  • Harnessing the 5 sources of power: Momentum, Completion, Habit, Reflection, and Celebration.
  • Focusing on philosophy, not res...

JEFF OLSON

“There is a natural progression to everything in life: plant, cultivate, harvest.”

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