Motivation is overrated. Learn a system to transform motivation into action

There are some concepts that are quite overrated. One of those concepts is “motivation”.

When I hear things like “That person is very motivated, he will achieve everything he decides to do” or “Motivation takes you wherever you want to go”, I feel the people who are saying that are really overestimating this concept.

Yes, motivation is very important, but it’s only one component among many others that you need to have if you want to achieve your goals and materialize your projects.

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Forget about “going big” and the mega goals. The key to achieving more are the micro details

In this days, people only talk about the “macro” and the “mega”. There are mega malls, mega movie theaters, and everyone is concerned about the macroeconomic situation.

The motivational images from Instagram says that we need to “Go big”, to aim for mega objectives and mega results.

We live in a very conditioned environment. For the media and big companies, is extremely easy to impose new trends and “fashionable things” among people. If suddenly, the only things that we start seeing on TV commercials and the press are mega projects, mega stadiums and mega constructions, unconsciously, we will start looking for the “mega” and the “macro” in anything we do.

And that´s the problem. Once we are conditioned, we transfer that conditioning to everything we do.

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