Forcing functions help us move in the direction we want for ourselves. They’re the systems we create to take the decision-making out of those daily or weekly activities that help move us in the right direction. Despite the word forcing, these structures create more ease in our lives.
It takes courage to say no to the comfort of maintaining the status quo. It takes courage to want something more and to actually take the action that’s going to help you get there.
What if part of the secret to getting the life you want lay in a simple childhood game of pretend?