The Gap and the Gain
The High Achievers' Guide to Happiness, Confidence, and Success
About the summary
Authors Dan Sullivan and Dr. Benjamin Hardy want to share a simple yet profound strategy for maintaining happiness, positivity, and motivation so you can achieve your greatest goals. Many ambitious entrepreneurs are habitually unable to enjoy their achievements. They measure their success against the ideal they set, not how far they have come. The Gap and the Gain is a system for measuring progress. Its purpose is to explain why most ambitious people are unhappy and how to solve it. There are many ambitious people that have plenty of progress in their lives but they’re still unhappy because they measure it wrong. It’s easy for people to fall into cynicism and despair with negative thoughts but a simple mindset shift can easily transition them into the right setting.