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The Complete Guide to Goal Setting for The New Year

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Goal setting is one of the most important aspects to have in life because it gives people the capability to set out their intentions and targets with a sense of purpose. It also helps prioritize and provides a sense of purpose in life.

According to the article by Forbes, a goal can be anything people want to do or a specific action they need to accomplish. For example, a person may want to become rich and have a huge mansion, or someone may want to exceed their sales goal by 20% to get a higher commission payout or win an incentive trip. A goal can be something as simple as getting up at 7:00 am every day or something more complex like taking a competitive programming certification in order to level up their skills for a job promotion. In order to set goals, you must have a clear idea of what you want in your life and how to achieve it. One way to start setting goals is by writing down what your passions are, what you like doing, and why. Then you can use these ideas to establish a goal and it becomes about getting better at something or learning more about it.

How to Set Goals That You'll Actually Achieve

Setting goals is the first step to achieving them. If you don't have a goal, how do you know what to work towards? Goals are an important part of your success. You need to set goals that are achievable and measurable.

You should also set deadlines for your goals. Setting deadlines will help you stay on track with your progress and make sure that you're not putting off your goal until later in the future. Finally, it's important to make sure that your goal aligns with what you want in life. What do you want? When will it happen? How will it change your life? Once you have a clear idea of what your goals are, it's time to break them down into smaller steps. This will help you reach your goal in a more manageable way. The most important part of goal-setting is to make sure that your goals are realistic. If you set a goal that's too hard or too easy, it won't be motivating enough to get you excited about the process. For example, if you want to run a marathon in three months, but haven't run more than 5 miles in one go before then this might not be realistic for you. Instead, think about what's doable and how long it will take.


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How To Create Achievable Goals For The New Year

What is your goal for the New Year?

Are you going to start a new diet or exercise routine?

Maybe you want to spend more time with your family or finally get organized.

The list of New Year resolutions goes on and on.

But what if you don’t know where to start?

What if you don’t know how to create achievable goals for the new year?


The first step is to figure out what your priorities are this year.


What are the areas of your life that you want to improve upon? Once you have identified these, it’s time to create a list of resolutions that will help you make these improvements happen.

Next, break down each resolution into smaller, more manageable tasks and assign a deadline for completion of each task. This way, instead of looking at an overwhelming project all at once, you can break the work up into manageable pieces that will be done before the deadline. For example, if your goal is, "I want to start a blog", the first task would be to research relevant topics or identify topics that you're passionate about and have an audience for.  Then, assess what it would take to establish a successful blog and determine the time and resources required.  And finally, schedule blocks of time in your calendar to take action on writing content to create your blog.

How To Achieve Your Goals In 2023

The one thing that is guaranteed in life is that we are always moving forward. The first step to take in order to achieve your goal(s) is to take action. If you don't take the first step, everything will stay in place.  So, what are you waiting for?


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Topics: Focus, Productivity, Goal Centric Plan, Win, Progress, wellness, skills of a leader

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Blog by: Salesboost on December 31, 2022