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What's your Superpower?

What's your Superpower?

To live the life we want, we not only need to do the right things, but we also need to stop doing the things that divert us from our goals.

  • We need to learn how to avoid distraction. Living the life we want not only requires doing the right things, but also necessitates not doing the things we know we'll regret.
  • The problem is deeper than tech. Being indistractable isn't about being a Luddite. It's about understanding the real reasons why we do things against our best interests.
  • Here's what it takes. We can be indistractable by learning and adopting four key strategies.


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Traction & Distraction

Traction & Distraction

We can understand traction as the actions that draw us towards what we want in life.

On the other hand, distractions impede us from progressing towards our envisioned life.

Both traction and distraction are prompted by triggers. These triggers can be internal or external.

These triggers, wether internal or external, result in an action which can be aligned with our broader intention (traction), or misaligned (distraction).

  • Traction helps us accomplish goals.
  • Distraction leads us away from them.


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"The wealth of information means a dearth of something else... a poverty of attention."



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Focus on your true needs

Focus on your true needs

We are compelled to reach for things we supposedly need but really don't.

  • We don't need to check our email right now.
  • We don't need to see that Instagram story.

Though it's not our fault distractions exist, managing them is our responsability.


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"Being indistractable means striving to do what you say you will do. Indistractable people are as honest with themselves as they are with others."



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The Indistractable Model

The Indistractable Model

  • Master Internal Triggers.
  • Hack Back External Triggers.
  • Prevent Distraction with Pacts.
  • Make Time for Traction

These four steps are your guide to becoming indistractable.


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These ideas are a summary of the introduction of Indistractable. Soon I will publish more ideas respecting the parts of the book, from the 1st to the 7th part, in order to go deeper as it deserves.

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