Greg McKeown shares an excerpt from his book, Effortless: Make It Easy to Do What Matters
Episode 1985: An Excerpt From the Book "Effortless: Make It Easy to Do What Matters" by Greg McKeown
As high-achievers, we’ve been conditioned to believe that the path to success is paved with relentless work. That if we want to overachieve, we have to overexert, overthink, and overdo. That if we aren’t perpetually exhausted, we’re not doing enough.
But lately, working hard is more exhausting than ever. And the more depleted we get, the harder it is to make progress. Stuck in an endless loop of “Zoom, eat, sleep, repeat,” we’re often working twice as hard to achieve half as much.
Getting ahead doesn’t have to be as hard as we make it. No matter what challenges or obstacles we face, there is a better way: instead of pushing ourselves harder, we can find an easier path. Effortless offers actionable advice for making the most essential activities the easiest ones, so you can achieve the results you want, without burning out.
More about the book can be found here: https://gregmckeown.com/books/effortless/
Madefor uses neuroscience and positive psychology to support positive habits around gratitude, mental clarity, movement, and so much more. Go to GetMadeFor.com and take control of your wellbeing, and use promo code OLD for 20% off
Please Rate & Review the Show!
Visit Me Online at OLDPodcast.com and in The O.L.D. Facebook Group
Join the Ol' Family to get your Free Gifts and join our online community: OLDPodcast.com/group
Interested in advertising on the show? Visit https://www.advertisecast.com/OptimalLivingDaily
Note: All credit goes to the authors and creators. Some links may result in financial compensation.