How & why you might want to create a belief board

If you don’t believe you’ll succeed, then some parts of you will resist your goal, and your progress will be frustratingly slow.

Want the right answer? Simply trust your instincts

A study has found that you are more likely to perform well if you do not think too hard, and instead trust your instincts.

Those less motivated to achieve will excel on tasks seen as fun

But when a task is presented as fun, researchers report in a new study, the same individuals often do worse than those who are less motivated to achieve.

When pursuing goals, let your unconscious be your guide

Unlike with short-term finite goals, the unconscious will continue to positively value objects related to the long-term goals, even after a level of success has been achieved.