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[project plateau] Most projects fall into the trap of lost excitement before a new project takes place

[project plateau] Most projects fall into the trap of lost excitement before a new project takes place [project plateau] Most projects fall into the trap of lost excitement before a new project takes place
Source: Devon Stern via Dribbble
Making Ideas Happen
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The project plateau is littered with the carcases of dead ideas that have never happened. What do we do? We just generate a new idea. We do it again and again and again. What we continue to do is we escape this project plateau with a new idea, and instantaneously we return to this high of excitement, this willingness to execute. And this is why there are more half-written novels in the world than there are novels.

Counter-intuitive but very wise. 

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The same can be said of most life and career situations. Let go of your ego, Reno!

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Amen. There is a constructive way to say almost anything. Fear of hurting someone's feelings is lazy and selfish. Thank you for this post. God bless 🙏

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People are trying to find a purpose to live for. So can it be said that when the purpose would be found people would be glad to live. Have faith and believe in god, purpose is coming soon.

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Sadguru ji you're contradicting your own thoughts. If a person isn't experiencing his/her life, how he/she can have problems. It's neutral. So how is there an end of problems ?

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