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How can you set goals you’ll actually follow through on over the long-term? Today we’ll explore the idea of “intermediate goals”, and show how people like Neal Stephenson (author of Snow Crash) and Matt Thorson (developer of Towerfall and Celeste) used them.

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The Great Debate: The Story Telling of Science (produced by the Origins Project at ASU) – (Stephenson’s talk is at 1:15:00)

Celeste trailer:

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