The Dark Side of Streaks

Hey Folks, I talked here awhile back about the power of streaks. A “streak” means repeatedly hitting a certain regularly scheduled goal without missing. When you miss, the streak ends. For example, say you are determined to write 1000 words per day every day. The more days you do that in a row, the more powerful the streak becomes because you won’t want to miss. As a nice aside, and if you did do that for … Read more

A Reminder Concerning Streaks

Hi Folks, Sometime or another, in one place or another, I mentioned to someone that Streaks Have Power. I probably mentioned it here before, and I’m sure I mentioned it in at least two or three seminars or writing intensives. To create a streak, you set a daily or weekly or monthly goal and then achieve it time after time after time. If you’ve ever worked in one of those places where the management had a … Read more