Make grand gestures to work deeply.

Grand gestures can help you achieve a very important and huge goal in a short period of time.

Instructions

  1. Understand the meaning of a grand gesture.
    “Grand gesture” refers to putting in a great amount of effort or money to strengthen your commitment toward deep work. For example, the renowned actor Heath Ledger decided to move into a hotel room to master his role as Joker in the film The Dark Knight.
  2. Make a grand gesture.
    Move into a hotel, work from a library, give your phone away—make your own grand gesture that blocks all distractions and focuses your energy.
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