Tagged with goal management

Are You Moving The Needle?

Are You Moving The Needle?

  Do you have a hard time achieving goals you really want?  I have often wondered if we really want to obtain a goal, why is it that we many times fail? If we really desire to reach a goal can we be lacking motivation? I can only speak for myself, and I would have to … Continue reading

Keep Digging

Keep Digging

“There is no value in digging shallow wells in a hundred places.   Decide on one place and dig deep.   Even if you encounter a rock, use dynamite and keep going down.   If you leave that to dig another well, all the first effort is wasted and there is no proof you won’t … Continue reading

Goal Challenges

Goal Challenges

Goal achievement can be a challenge due to the difficulty of staying on track until the end. One way to help with this issue is to begin with the end in mind. What is it that you want to achieve? Once you know then write the steps down beginning at the end result backward to … Continue reading

Look for Accomplishments

Look for Accomplishments

With the New Year here I have been thinking about what goals or resolutions I would like to set up for myself to accomplish in 2016.  I have read many articles and blogs on making New Year resolutions and I came upon the article listed below that mentions a different idea about making resolutions. One thing … Continue reading

Perseverance

Perseverance

“You are not obligated to win.  You are obligated to keep trying to do the best you can every day.”  ~ Marian Wright Edelman So often we feel we have failed when we fall short of the goal.  We must change our frame of reference or we will constantly feel defeated instead of encouraged to … Continue reading

When You Cannot Reach Your Goals

When You Cannot Reach Your Goals

  Being optimistic as we develop and set out to achieve our goals increases our chance of achieving them.  When the going gets tough a little positive self-talk can keep you moving toward your goal. I often refer to the story of “The Little Engine that Could” remembering how this little engine took on such … Continue reading

Put A Little Thought Into Tomorrow?

Put A Little Thought Into Tomorrow?

Each evening I like to take a moment to think about what tomorrow will bring.  I found by doing this I can be a bit more prepared for what is to come and can plan out things that I must accomplish versus the things I would like to do. There are those who just like … Continue reading

What Are You Aiming For?

What Are You Aiming For?

“I believe if you want to hit a target you should aim for the bull’s eye.  If you aim for the bull’s eye and miss, you’ll still hit the target.  But if you are aiming only for the target and miss, you’re nowhere.”  ~ Don Shula 10/17/14

Are You Too Busy To Be Productive?

Are You Too Busy To Be Productive?

“Beware of the barrenness of a busy life” ~ Socrates   How many times have you heard yourself or someone else says, “I am so busy”?  They could be letting the “busyness” control their life instead of the other way around. Becoming overly busy is usually a gradual process that we become caught up in, … Continue reading