Extracts from 50 Ways To Reach Your Goals,
A collection of ideas, tips, hints and other creative ways to help you achieve the success you desire.
Step 1 – Create a vision of your ideal future
Step 2 – Create goals from your vision
Step 3 – Write SMART goals Specific,Measurable,Achievable,Realistic,Timely
Step 4 – Identify obstacles
Step 5 – Create plans (also known as enabling goals or objectives) to counter each obstacle.
Set up a goal-tracking chart that allows you to see where you’re at on any particular goal – and what you still need to do
Periodically re-check and refine (or redefine) your goals
Visualize success, and what you’ll do to reward yourself
Get your act together-compose-compile
Measure twice, cut once
Keep a progress journal or scrapbook
Go surfing for information
Keep fit- Physically mentally and spirtually
Start a “round robin” goal letter with others who need a little motivation and accountability-inspiration and ideas to borrow from and give out
Hold a “progressive” goal party- it will inspire and motivate to achive further milestones
Join a support group, or form one yourself if none exists, Put together group of seasoned mariners can often offer aid and assistance regarding sandbars,
currents and other such hazards.
Join a class, Group, Association , herd with like minded , same focussed individuals
Goal-pool with friends or acquaintances, who could together further goals , better bigger and easier- synergy
Delegate your life.. outsource or insource– do those things that are most important FIRST, Yourself
Get professional help.. do not be shy to ask, for people are always willing to help
Bring in the big guns.. Put in your best
Create a network . for ideas and assistance
Tell your friends what you are doing, to make it harder to back out
Break it up .so that you can tackle easily and see lots of smaller wins in battles leading to winning the war
Multi-task goal-completion work with everyday, “have to” activities
Work while you quibble
Choose “impossible” goals . Stretch -Aim at the stars
If you’re having persistent trouble reaching your goal, spend some time making sure you really want what you’re fighting for
Get away from your goals for a while. do not keep your mind cluttered and busy all the time.
Temp your way to the top
Fake it ‘til you make it.
Perfect the fine art of the end run
Take a page from Eastern wisdom, Look at alternate theories and therapies
Become a mentor or leader in the field
The kings and queens of any field don’t get there by cutting corners and letting others do their share of the work.
Burn your bridges
Find a higher reason to reach your goal than just the goal itself
Create an environment that is so inspiring and nurturing that it does half the work for you
Immerse yourself in the atmosphere and energy of your goal by volunteering
Maintain your spiritual strength and call on your higher power for help and guidance in times of need
Create a truth and step into it
Never settle for what you can currently imagine
Make a game out of reaching your goals
Play Family Feud!Every household has its own internal rivalries and competition.why not use it to your advantage?
Choose a personal theme song and soundtrack that stirs you and refocuses you on your goal
Go out dancing ensuring that you’ll have the stamina and mental acuity to do what needs doing,
Have a therapeutic meltdown Get up and stomp and rant. Make it good, using up all those swear words you swore you’d save for a real emergency.
Use birthdays and other gift-giving holidays to help reach your goals- Target Milestones
Give yourself a gold star -apply the psychological boost to your goal-based activities today!
Have a “Pitch Party”-Keep nothing in your new life from your old life that brings you down,
holds you back or detracts from your success.
Once you’ve made it…throw a Success Shindig!
Make it easy on the next guy -Share the experience and learnings
Take a vacation -enjoy,REWARD your body mind and soul
Give back – thank the society -help the community
Create wealth- for you and the generations to come