The basic goal-reaching principle is to understand that you go as far as you can see, and when you get there you will always be able to see farther. ~Zig Ziglar
Now that we are one month into 2015, how are you doing with your resolutions? Statistically only 8% of people actually achieve them (forbes.com), are you one of them? If not, chances are you weren’t successful in the goal setting process, a critical step. Whether your goals were to pay off debt, save money, lose weight, attain a professional certification or start a new career, the success lies in the goal setting process. If you aren’t in the 8%, don’t fear and don’t quit! Use these tips to get yourself back on track.
The main problem is that many of us don’t know where to start when setting our goals. We feel overwhelmed and often pick ones that are not realistic. According to Zig there are 4 reasons why people don’t have goals. [Read more…]