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Marginal improvements

My online mentors all have some version of this advice: improve a little bit, each day.

Have you heard the idea about improving by just 1% every day?

I'm not sure how to measure and track progress for it, but I had an idea last week.

Just shoot for 10 minutes a day on each of the things I know I need to do every day.

So far today I've spent way more than 10 minutes on some of the things. 

Just as long as I can get 10 minutes in on everything. 

The hardest part for me is the mindset. 
The hope is that I'll spend way more than 10 minutes because I need to put in quality time on my goals. But I can't spend 1-2 hours on everything every day. 10 minutes is still forward progress - I try to remind myself that "slow motion is better than no motion."

One of my mentors always says: we're not trying to build a skyscraper over night. 
Just build brick by brick and eventually there'll be a skyscraper. 
It's a Japanese improvement concept called kaizen - improve little by little.

What's one thing you know you need to do for 10 minutes every day?


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