... the current system for bringing promising biomedical research to the bedside is operating at an obsolete level of efficiency, causing great delay, and consequently resulting in the loss of many lives. - Roger Rosenberg (JAMA 2003;289:1305-6)
Crucial importance of willpower/self-control/conscientiousness/grit. Mindset. Mental contrasting, implementation intentions, wooping. ‘Driving the bus’.
Note there are already a number of resources available on this website that are relevant for "Willpower & Making It Happen". Look, for example, in the "Wellbeing, time management, self-control & self-determination" section in this website's "Good knowledge" area.