“Want to Hit a Big Money Goal? Start With a ‘Small Win’” – LearnVest

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Once you’ve got a couple quick wins under your belt, your brain will start to associate progress with happiness. “Most people tend to feel some psychological discomfort around an unfinished goal,” says clinical psychologist Ben Michaelis, Ph.D. “When we complete a small goal, we tend to experience some measure of relief from this tension, which we experience as pleasure.”

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