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Healthy Start

NEW GOAL? DON’T OVERSTRETCH!

US research into staff motivation could be the key to us achieving goals at home, too. They found that so-called ‘stretch goals’, that is setting deliberately tough-to-achieve targets to boost drive, innovation, and performance, often does the reverse. When they compared stretch goals with moderate ones about 80 per cent of people failed to reach stretch goals. Although they improved performance for a few, many abandoned the targets entirely. They also generated more variation in success, created big shortfalls in performance, encouraged more risk-taking, and undermined people’s commitment.

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Kickstart your healthy new year with our special Vegan issue! Inside, you’ll find our Veganuary food section, bursting with delicious recipes and handy tips to help you make the transition to a plant-based diet. We investigate the decline of the diet and Gemma Cairney talks mental health, body image and navigating the challenges of modern life. Plus, how to beat the bloat, power your way through winter, and we reveal the new, holistic approach to beauty. Find out more in the brand new issue of Healthy!

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