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Einstein

21 Behaviors That Will Make You Brilliant at Creativity & Relationships

Benjamin Hardy, PhD
Nov 29, 2017 · 18 min read

Core Principles

1. Set absurdly ambitious goals

2. Reframe subconscious patterns and get bold insights via auto-suggestion

3. Learn and work in counterintuitive environments

4. Learn from counterintuitive resources

5. Focus on the process (not results) of those who are succeeding big

6. Ignore what almost everyone else is doing

7. 80/20 Analysis of highest leverage activities

8. Over-learn high leverage activities

9. Learn to apply, not to procrastinate “the work”

10. Focus on quantity in the beginning

11. Track only a few things (ignore everything else)

12. Heighten expectation for what you can accomplish


Mentorships

13. Surround yourself with people with higher expectations than you have

14. Expect to expand and adapt

15. Don’t get stuck with one mentor

16. The mentor sets the expectations, but the mentee sets the tone

17. Give credit where credit is due


Mental Models

18. Think astronomically

19. Think laterally

20. Think more flexibly about “limits” on resources

21. Think more flexibly about “limits” on time


Conclusion

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