Why It’s Time to Ditch New Year’s Resolutions
New Year’s resolutions don’t work.
According to US News, 80 percent of New Year’s resolutions don’t live to see the light of day by the second week of February. With just eight percent of resolution-makers actually following through, it’s clear that the odds are not in your favor if you choose to join the fad.
Year after year, however, people insist on encouraging them.
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