The next time you feel like you’re in a rut, try setting and pursuing some goals. They don’t have to be outlandish, and you want them to be obtainable. Keep working on them until you complete them.
Setting goals usually mean being placed outside of your comfort zone. This can scare the you-know-what out of the best of people. The truth is, people don’t like change. But change is the one true thing that people can depend on. Setting goals are about making changes. It’s often about doing things you have never tried [...]
There are plenty of people who have similar goals to you. Maybe not exactly as what you are looking to accomplish, but close enough to share. This is why it may be worthwhile to find a goal buddy. A goal buddy is someone that can help keep you on track while you return the favor. It [...]
Having a clear plan for your business or career will catapult you to much higher levels than those who don’t. In most cases, when you are further along than your peers, you will be making more money, all things being equal. This is not just business school mantras being bandied about. It’s for real. For instance, [...]
At some point during your life, you may be put in a situation where you need to start over. It could be from a divorce, or your company has decided to move to a new location. This location may even be outside your country. Globalization has made this a more frequent occurrence. Another possibility is you [...]
It’s possible for someone to achieve several things without setting any goals. However, the likelihood is quite small. To be sure, many people accomplish some things without goals. But imagine what they could accomplish when they have goals. It’s a roadmap that helps guide them to the place they want. For many, goals are unreachable. However, [...]
Goal setting can be such a powerful tool. Earl Nightingale once said, "People with goals succeed because they know where they are going." Because goal setting is so important to success, we're launching this six-part series on goal setting. Enjoy! Pursuing Goals Can Bring You a Sense of Purpose It’s very common for people to get to [...]
It’s that time of year again to think about what you want to accomplish in 2017. But wait! Past research tells us that 92% of New Year’s resolutions fail. So you might say, why bother? Instead, perhaps you should go about those resolutions in a more effective way. There are a number of reasons why resolutions [...]