Finish: Give Yourself the Gift of Done by Jon Acuff

Finish: Give Yourself the Gift of Done

Year after year, readers pulled me aside at events and said, “I’ve never had a problem starting. I’ve started a million things, but I never finish them. Why can’t I finish?According to studies, 92 percent of New Year’s resolutions fail. You’ve practically got a better shot at getting into Juilliard to become a ballerina than you do at finishing your goals. For years, I tho...

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  • Casey
    Anyone else have a book inside you? Anyone else have a dream that maybe you've started a hundred times or more...but never really quite completed? Anyone else chased by the spectre of perfection, that mean ugly voice that says if you can't do it perfectly, why bother?This book is for you, then. Drea...
  • Natalie Herr
    Liked this book a lot! I'm only giving it a 4 because I haven't had a chance to apply the principles yet. I love his encouragement to dig deep and identify the roadblocks that keep us from finishing our goals. ...
  • Nick Cady
    Funny quick read with good insights....
  • Elizabeth
    Acuff's best book, by far. The research that went into the examples here is relatable. The advice is practical and can implemented right now without extra time or money. Tons of added humor and zero fluff. Loved it! ...
  • Kimberly Gordon
    THIS WAS SO GOOD FOR ME! I’ve read a bit about my personality type, and know enough that I’m *pretty* Type A, and do a lot of things out of a motivation of perfection. So pretty much everything Jon had to say in Finish about setting goals and finishing them-not perfectly, but finishing, wa...
  • Contrariwise
    The opposite of perfectionism is finished. A highly entertaining and relatable self-help tome in the vein of Mark Manson. Lots of good research to back it up too....
  • Kim
    Practical wisdom in dealing with perfectionism so you can successfully finish the goals you start. ...
  • Julia
    I like Jon and his perspective, but I did not love this one. I preordered the book and really wanted to love it, but I feel like it missed out on depth. It would have been helpful to hear more from the participants in the study and how their life has been impacted by the techniques in this book. Fro...
  • Pam
    I enjoyed the principles the author explained and his different way of thinking, e.g. don't strive for perfection, and consciously determine what to let slide while trying to achieve a goal. I also liked his reading of the audiobook and the wit it contained. I'm holding off on an actual rating, taki...

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