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Short Term Goals Keep Your Business on Track

If you recall, we have been using the analogy of a literal journey to discover the importance of setting goals in life and business. We have already established that on any particular journey our final destination can be seen as … Continue reading

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Why set mid-term and short-term goals?

If you have long-term goals why are medium term and short term goals necessary? Why not just set out and aim for the long-term goals? ● Mid-term goals are great as easily identifiable achievements. ● Mid-term goals should be a … Continue reading

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How to Avoid The Three Biggest Mistakes in Goal Setting

● Not differentiating between Dreams and Goals ● Not Setting Goals that stretch you ● Not setting a Time   Not differentiating between Dreams and Goals Thinking about our illustration of a journey to represent our business venture, how often … Continue reading

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Exactly Where is Your Business Heading?

In our previous discussions we spoke about setting up three specific types of goals. In simple terms these are;   ● Long-term goals ● Mid term goals ● Short-term goals Using our illustration of a business journey, we could think … Continue reading

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Breaking Down the Barriers to Success

Can Meditation Help You Achieve Your Goals? Guest Blogger Jacqui Torrance challenges us to recognise some of the obstacles that, despite our best intentions, can get in the way when we are endeavouring to work on our goals. Have you … Continue reading

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How to Keep Motivated With a Journal

­­­Why Start Your Journey with a Journal? In a previous *article we considered the links between inspiration and motivation and how to avoid desperation,so if you’re still with me and reading this second article, can we assume that you have … Continue reading

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Are You driven by Motivation?

Does Inspiration, motivation or desperation rule your journey of life? When we consider our ongoing life or business as a series of journeys, it may well be inspiration that causes us to climb into our car, put the key in … Continue reading

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Life Goals and ‘Living for the Moment’

How to ‘Live for the moment’, and still have ‘Life Goals’ In the Q & A session following one of my recent presentations on “Goal Setting for Success”, a schoolteacher raised an interesting question. “If you are just focused on … Continue reading

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The Art of Positive Thinking

Take Positive Steps Towards Your Goals If you have been following my Blog Posts, you will now have an idea of just how important the practice of setting goals is and realise that the key to following the straightest path to … Continue reading

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Recording Your Goals

 Are your Goals Recorded?   According to some authorities the letter ‘R’ as the last letter of the acronym S.M.A.R.T.E.R.  (Goals),  stands for; ‘Resources’. Certainly you will have to allocate some resources to attaining your goals. It could be that … Continue reading

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