Live At a Ten, Not a “Simmering Six”

You can’t be operating at a ten all the time. If you try, you’ll be at a 6.

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We live in a culture obsessed with success and productivity. Our inboxes and newsfeeds are filled with headlines promising to tell us the secret to getting more done.

I am certainly not against productivity — I’ve written about ways to be more…



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Colin Matson-Jones

Colin Matson-Jones

Writer, fitness addict, lifelong learner | On a mission to reach my potential and share what I learn | I write about health, mindset, and personal growth