Don't Accentuate the Positive

Don't Accentuate the Positive

Update: 2019-10-29109
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We often think positive thinking is the best way to achieve our ambitions - but the science shows it holds us all back. Dr Laurie Santos hears how champion swimmer Michael Phelps imagined the worst to help make his Olympic dreams come true. It's a mental habit that you can learn too.

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AC K

great podcast. thank you.

Nov 21st
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Shannon Miller

So powerful. Great combination of strategy and social awareness. Bravo

Nov 8th
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d0gface

This has got to be one of my favorite podcast theme songs... everytime I hear it it makes me feel happy and motivated (I'm sure the content has something to do with it as well!)

Oct 29th
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Don't Accentuate the Positive

Don't Accentuate the Positive

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