The Age of Distraction

The internet has changed the fundamentals of how we’ve live. Understanding what changed can tell us where to go next.

The term “age of distraction” first appeared in a major news source in the New York times on May 4, 2009. It appeared in a seemingly quaint article titled “Ear Plugs to Lasers: The Science of Concentration” by John Tierney. Looking back, 2009 feels like a lifetime ago: a quaint idyllic time where life was simpler and people were happier. Since then, several books have started to use the term – the first being a book titled “The Age of Distraction” by Professor Robert Hassan in late 2011.

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Tutorial: How to Create a Simple Weight Loss Goal in WeAchieve

This is part of our WeAchieve Tutorial series teaching you everything you need to know to fully leverage WeAchieve’s capabilities. 

In tutorial , we will learn how to:

– Create a goal called “Lose Weight This Year”
– Create 1 Tactic: Exercise 3 Hours a Week
– Create a Milestone: Reach 160 lbs (assuming we start at 170 lbs)

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How to Learn a New Language in 2019

For English Speakers, learning a new language is a great way to push your horizons and make that next vacation even more exciting. But you’ve got to start early! Here’s how.

Exploring any city is better if you have a bit of knowledge of the local language!

Many people start out the year with a resolution to learn a new language, or pick up where they left off in High School. That’s great, but as with most New Year resolutions, about 80% will have given up by the time February 1st hits the calendar.

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Four Goals for 2019

Hi all, Ben here for WeAchieve. As one of the creators of a platform designed around helping people to achieve their goals, I felt a bit more pressure than usual to set good targets for myself in 2019. And given our business, it makes sense for me to share what I came up with.

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How the New WeAchieve Works

WeAchieve is the most powerful goal tracking platform out there on the market today. But with that power does come a bit of complexity. Here’s your quick guide to how WeAchieve defines goals, and what you can do with it.

It all starts with goals. Goals are the handful of big things that you want to accomplish. Some examples could be: to live healthier, to run a marathon, to learn new things, stay in touch, to get organized, or many more. These can be as specific or broad as you want, but they should be meaningful to you. They should be the core of what you want to accomplish in the coming years.

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