Tag Archives: Goal setting

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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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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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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Setting a Target Date for your Goals

Setting a Target Date for your Goals As with most aspects of goal setting there are several schools of thought regarding making a goal ‘Time Targeted’. The common denominator is that a time, date or occasion should figure somewhere in … Continue reading

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How Do I Set Relevant Goals?

Setting ‘Relevant’ Goals. In what sense are our goals relevant – “Relevant to what?”, is the question that immediately comes to mind. Frequently someone will set a goal, start working towards it, really struggle to progress and wonder why they … Continue reading

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Is Your Goal Attainable?

 When converting your dreams to goals should you set any limits or boundaries to those goals? Should you aim for the Sky and see how far you get, or make your goal something reasonable so that you don’t get discouraged? … Continue reading

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Setting Specific Goals

Are Your Goals ‘Specific’? One of my clients recently asked me, – “Just how specific should I be when considering my goals?” Good question. The short answer is, the more detailed your definition the better. Why should that be? Tweet

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Dreams to Goals

Are You A Dreamer? Sometimes we have a dream, without being aware of it – sometimes that Dream becomes a goal …. Have you ever said, (wistfully, not in regret), “ I wish!” You could be expressing a dream. Do … Continue reading

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