How to Become More Disciplined

An aspiring author friend recently wrote me a plaintive note.

“Discipline has been a big topic on my mind lately,” she said. “I’ve seen a pattern recently of starting something and not finishing the project and I’m fearful this is what will become of my book.”

There are plenty of people more productive than I am, including author and Wharton professor Adam Grant, whom I interviewed for Forbes. But I have managed to publish a book while running a consulting business, and for the past several years have blogged at least two or three times a week… [Read more at]

Dorie Clark is a marketing strategist who teaches at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business. Learn more about her book Reinventing You: Define Your Brand, Imagine Your Future (Harvard Business Review Press) and follow her on Twitter.