Nick Crocker: Floss the Teeth You Want To Keep

Nick Crocker‘s QS journey started with his dentist telling him, “Floss the teeth you want to keep!” Nick tells the story below of how he spent five years figuring out how to implement changes in his life, and how hard it was to add this habit to his routine. He also shares, Ignite-style, ten lessons he learned to make change easier. (Filmed by the New York QS Show&Tell meetup group.)

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4 Responses to Nick Crocker: Floss the Teeth You Want To Keep

  1. Jeferson says:

    Simple and well done! Thank you.

  2. Ciaran says:

    I was transcribing the ten lessons for my notes and thought I’d share them here for the Googlebot to find in future.

    Nick Crocker’s Ten Lessons for Making Behaviour Change Easier

    1. SIngle changes, for a fixed time
    2. Baby steps
    3. Chains of change
    4. It’s easier to add a new behaviour than stop an old one
    5. Create a trigger for the new behaviour
    6. Never change alone
    7. Measure the change
    8. Change your environment
    9. Don’t forget the sticks
    10. Change takes patience

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