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Bouncing Back From Failure — And Success

A critical skill on the path of mastery.

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Mastery: motivation originates from an internal desire to improve and engage in an activity for its own sake.

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It takes concrete actions to keep external motivators from staking too great a claim in your psyche and inconspicuously turning your pursuit from one that is harmonious to one that is obsessive. Perhaps the simplest and most effective of these actions is showing up and doing the work, every damn day.



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Brad Stulberg

Bestselling author of The Practice of Groundedness ( Co-Creator of The Growth Equation. Coach to executives, entrepreneurs, and MDs.