Studies have shown that if you stare at a cute image for 90 seconds a day, you can sharpen your focus. Thinking about your overall project goal and business benefits will enable you to make the right short term decisions. Thinking in abstract terms, thinking about your values will encourage you to exercise self control. If you are tempted to make a short term decision, remind yourself of the long term impact and it could help you make the right choice. Focus.Focus. Focus.