Jeff Haden

Inc. Contributing Editor

Jeff Haden is a ghostwriter, speaker, LinkedIn Influencer, contributing editor to Inc., and the author of The Motivation Myth: How High Achievers Really Set Themselves Up to Win. The Motivation Myth overturns the beloved (but false) idea that motivation leads to success; instead, small successes lead to constant motivation -- and let you achieve your biggest goals while also having more fun.
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J.K. Rowling Says 1 Decision Separates People Who Achieve Success From Those Who Only Dream

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An Almost Foolproof Way to Achieve Every Goal You Set

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Oprah Winfrey Says 1 Decision Separates People Who Achieve Success From Those Who Only Dream

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Why Sara Blakely’s Dad Gave Her High-Fives for Failure

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The 3 Sentences Oprah Winfrey Starts Every Meeting With

by Jeff Haden
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Stop Doing This If You Want to Create Lifelong Memories

by Jeff Haden
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This 95-year Stanford Study Has the Secret to Living a Fulfilling Life

by Jeff Haden
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What People Regret the Most, According to New Research

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This 20-Minute Workout Will Help Improve Your Memory (And Get You in Better Shape)

by Jeff Haden
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My Phone Won't Stop Reminding Me I Will Die, and It’s Helping Me Live a More Fulfilling Life

by Jeff Haden
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If the Job You Have Isn’t the Life You Want, the Answer is Simple: Jump

by Jeff Haden
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6 Habits of Remarkably Likable People

by Jeff Haden
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You Are Much Better Than You Think You Are—Here’s Why

by Jeff Haden
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How to Have the Most Productive Mindset Ever

by Jeff Haden

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