Until you make the unconscious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate.

–Carl Jung

Eventually, I will be writing a series of blog posts on productivity. To lead into those blog posts, I thought I would give a bit of background into why I use some of the systems that I will eventually be writing about. These reasons are all rooted in the unconscious. Our brains often do things without our realizing, and I thought I would talk about some of those things here.
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Daily Reminders

Every December/January, I review what happened the previous year. This review covers learnings, events, journal entries, goal successes and failures, etc. In 2016, there were three learnings that stood out for me. I remind myself of these learnings in my morning and evening routines each day with the hope that I can be more mindful about not repeating too many mistakes from the past. I will share these three learnings here (as well as a fourth I’ve since appended onto the list).

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