My Punk Rock Puberty: Learning When To Quit And Avoiding The Sunk Cost Fallacy

Why Is It So Hard To Quit?

Sunk Cost Fallacy: Human Hack or Human Trap?

The Danger Of Not Quitting

“Winners quit fast, quit often, and quit without guilt.” -Seth Godin

“There’s not a lot to say about the Cul-de-Sac except to realize that it exists and to embrace the fact that when you find one, you need to get off it, fast. That’s because a dead end is keeping you from doing something else. The opportunity cost of investing your life in something that’s not going to get better is just too high.”

How do you know when it’s time to throw in the towel?

Two-Step Realization Process

Ask Yourself

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