Why do some people succeed in their goals? | Amy Brann | MFL Blog

Why do some people succeed in their goals, whilst others are left behind? by Amy Brann

Not just realising your goals, but achieving them.

Why is it that some people can more easily succeed in their goals, whilst others are left behind? Why are some people able to overcome hurdles along the way, whilst others find themselves stumbling along? And why is it that some people can achieve success, whilst others are left behind?

There are many answers to these questions. But one thing that can help us understand these differences is the concept of procrastination. Or in neuroscience speak “action control”.

In other words our ability to control our actions in a meaningful way to achieve our goals, whilst not getting distracted by other things, or becoming bogged down in negative thought.

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