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Getting stuff done as the cure for depression

Ever had the experience of feeling despondent, aimless, and depressed, then doing the dishes or laundry and suddenly feeling a bit better?

Sometimes, just getting something – anything – done is the cure we need.

That’s one reason I love daily blogging. Because just hitting publish is a lift.

Daily blogging challenges

I’ve seen more people transformed by 30-day blog challenges than anything else. It’s more valuable than college. I’m not kidding.

Here’s a post on why you should blog every day.

And here’s a great post about what blogging can do for your career.

Quote of the Day

“Do fewer things. Do them better. Know why you’re doing them.”
—Cal Newport