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April 18, 2022

Why 99.9% is better than 100%

Why 99.9% is better than 100%

Growing up, did your parents and teachers tell you to give it your all? Even as an adult, do you feel the pressure to perform at your 100% all the time?

Maybe you don’t need to. Perhaps you could get a better outcome if you did a little less than 100%.

In this episode Varun talks about why NBA star LeBron James believes in performing at 99%. Tune in to find out why he chooses to hold back that 1%.

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“Take a pause with Varun Duggirala” ( previously “The Varun Duggi       show”) is a thrice a week podcast that’s meant to enable its    listeners    to take a pause amidst the chaos of their daily lives to    learn tools,    embrace ideas and soak in concepts that will help them    find  motivation,   build the right mindset and perform at their  best.   Varun  also   occasionally taps into the minds of truly  interesting   people to  give   listeners a learn from and use in their  work, life  and everything in-between.

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