Finding Murray's magic

Research suggests that it is Andy Murray's ability to manage his goals, as well as his skill, determination and motivation that makes him such a successful athlete. Murray dropped out of the French Open after a back injury this year, missing out on his goal of playing in four grand slam finals in a row. But this decision has allowed him to recuperate in time for Wimbledon this month. According to new research funded by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), athletes who recognise early when a goal is unattainable and switch their focus to other objectives are the most successful at achieving their main career goals.

Finding Murray's magic

Research suggests that it is Andy Murray's ability to manage his goals, as well as his skill, determination and motivation that makes him such a successful athlete. Murray dropped out of the ...

Mon 24 Jun 13 from Medical Xpress

Finding Murray's magic, Sun 23 Jun 13 from Eurekalert

Why is it easier to lose 2-4 pounds rather than 3 pounds?

Consumers are more likely to pursue goals when they are ambitious yet flexible, according to a new study in the Journal of Consumer Research.

Tue 18 Jun 13 from Phys.org

Why is it easier to lose 2-4 pounds rather than 3 pounds?, Tue 18 Jun 13 from Eurekalert

Why Is It Easier to Lose 2-4 Pounds Rather Than 3 Pounds?, Tue 18 Jun 13 from AlphaGalileo

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