An article from Stanford University entitled The Five Cognitive Distortions of People Who Get Stuff Done is making the email rounds
We’ve translated it into easy-to-digest portions. Also, we added cats, because SHUT UP YOU’RE NOT OUR REAL DAD.
The world is divided in to two sets of people - the first set finish what they’ve started, the other set… meh. And, it turns out, there are five common cognitive distortions linking the successful people:
1. Make snap judgements
To be successful, go with your gut. Don’t deliberate for ages over a decision. A snap decision is often right, and it saves a lot of time!
Take home tip: Stop dithering, ACT NOW.