Don't Count Your Chickens...

bythomblake10y17th Jun 20099 comments

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A blog post by Derek Sivers links to evidence that stating one's goals makes one less likely to accomplish them.

Excerpt:

Announcing your plans to others satisfies your self-identity just enough that you're less motivated to do the hard work needed.

Link: Shut up! Announcing your plans makes you less motivated to accomplish them.