Want To Get Really Good At Something? Avoid These 7 Deadly Mistakes

Tom Kuegler
Dec 4, 2017 · 7 min read

1. Trying To Do It All On Your Own


2. Not Doing Enough Research

You could throw away hundreds of hours “doing” one thing without knowing there’s a MUCH more efficient way to do it.


3. Overestimating How Much You Can Actually Accomplish


4. Placing Invisible Boundaries On Yourself


5. Dwelling On Failure Too Much

You’re here today. You’re breathing. That means you’ve found a way to get past thousands of problems in your life leading up to this moment.


6. Taking On Too Many (Meaningless) Projects

Try to simplify your life.


7. Not Giving Yourself Enough Credit

Some of us overestimate what we can accomplish (#3 above), while others severely underestimate what we can accomplish.

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A network of business & tech podcasts designed to accelerate learning. Selected as “Best of 2018” by Apple. Mission.org