The Inforium
The Inforium
Thomas Frank and Martin Boehme
5 Questions: Breakups, Skill-Building, and Sticking to Your Goals (Ep. 237)
1 hour 1 minutes Posted Nov 12, 2018 at 4:00 am.
Staying productive while dealing with a break-up
Writing your own letter of recommendation
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Scheduling your work when you have flexible hours
Comparing yourself to people who seem to accomplish a lot more than you
Being consistent while building habits
Conclusion
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In this 5 questions episode, we're talking about breakups, schedules, letters of recommendation, skill-building, and staying consistent with your goals.
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