By Stu Pearson
Why do some people seem to succeed in all they do, but others
flounder along at the rear? Mostly itís because the successful
people have set goals and take steps to successfully achieve
them. So how do they always seem to achieve their goals?
Here are five strategies they use:
1. Start with a long-term goal, write it down, taking into
account when you are goin to achieve the goal and why itís
important. Try and be as visual as possible, explaining how
achievement of this goal will change your life for the better.
Once this long-term goal has been documented, break the goal
into tangible steps that need to be taken to achieve the goal.
2. Make certain that you really want the goal. Ask yourself,
"Do I really want this goal? Will this goal give me a better
life?" Answering these questions will give you more drive to
achieve your goal.
3. Speak up. You should not keep your goals to yourself.
Sharing your goals can help you get the support you may need
from others. Some people are concerned with telling others
about their goals because they are worried they will fail.
However, telling others means that you are more likely to
achieve your goals either with their support or in-spite of
4. Write down your goals. This strategy is advisable for those
who have a long list of goals. After writing them down, review
them regularly. You may also want to keep them handy to keep
You have to discipline yourself to stick to what you have
written. Do not just write them and tuck them away somewhere
Ďsafeí. Its better to keep them where you will see them, try
sticking them to the refrigerator.
5. Stay on track and do not give up. Reviewing your goals will
help open your mind to see if you are on the right track.
on track, you may have to face challenges that might change
way you see yourself.
Never be discouraged. Encountering obstacles is just a test
how dedicated one is to achieve the goals youíve set. It will
all boil down to you preparing yourself to face anything and
doing everything to get to the goal that you have set for
yourself. Only you can make it happen. Nothing can stop you if
you have set your mind to it and commit to taking action.
About The Author: Stu Pearson has an interest in Finance,
Business & Technology. To find out how you can achieve more in
life please visit this www.online-goal-setting.com