We see lists everywhere. I know there are numerous articles floating through your Facebook and Twitter feed that look like this: “7 successful habits you need to do,” or “8 tips for getting your summer body,” or “5 hottest stocks in tech you need to invest in NOW.”

Lists permeate every aspect of our lives. From religion, to work policies, to productivity. We almost cannot escape them.

In our defense, there are psychological benefits to lists. Here are a few: Continue reading