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Set specific, achievable, short-term goals

Set specific, achievable, short-term goals

In his research, Edwin Locke found that specific challenging goals created better performance. However, some limitations apply.

  • For complex tasks, a goal-oriented approach may slow down performance. For novel tasks, a playful attitude may be more successful.
  • Goals only work if they're achievable.

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