How to Change Your Habits

How to Change Your Habits

Building new habits is hard because change is hard. That’s the bad news. But the good news is that behavior science leaves clues about how to change your habits more effectively. Learning to harness the power of habits will help us improve our wellbeing for the short...
Make Habits Rewarding

Make Habits Rewarding

Building habits is something we do from the time we are born. Sometimes our habits are built with intention and sometimes they’re not, but regardless, the habits we build either help or harm us. To build the kind of habits that improve our wellbeing, we have to make...
Use Your Context To Build Habits

Use Your Context To Build Habits

When it comes to habits, you need to not only design what you’d like to do (New Year’s resolution, new chore, etc.), you need to design the context in which you do it. The options in front of us determine what we do. If you’re at a restaurant and the server hands you...
Build Habits that Stick

Build Habits that Stick

Have you ever struggled to build a new habit? If so, you’re not alone. Building a new habit requires that we work with our brain’s natural wiring. The good news is that behavior scientists have uncovered some clues to help us build habits that stick. If you want to...