406: How Successful People See the World with Emily Balcetis
Summary: I ran out of laundry detergent last week and couldn’t motivate myself to walk 20 steps to the store to buy more. Why? I can lecture for hours, interview an author for the podcast, answer 70+ emails, and spend time with all three of my kids in one day, but the laundry detergent errand felt impossible. I have periods of manic productivity with breakthroughs at every turn, but other times when the most mundane chores of life are overwhelming.