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There was likely a reason you gave up on your goals. Think about why you lost momentum and what you truly want to accomplish next. To set new goals:
At the beginning of the year, you had a blank slate of 12 full months ahead of you. Now, you’re on a downhill run toward the end of the year. Use this as your deadline.
With a more limited time frame, now you need to be more specific about what you want to accomplish–and realistic about what you need to let go for now.
Be specific about the steps you’ll need to take, habits you need to build, and the performance levels you seek.
For example, if you set a revenue goal—increase revenue a certain percentage or bring in a certain number of new customers—you need to establish the habits that will bring you closer to that goal, even if the original outcome isn’t attainable in a few months.
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Setting goals provides long-term vision in our lives.
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Being accountable allows an impartial observer to assess your work. It is advisable to work with people who have walked your path or who have had similar experiences.
Alternatively, someone who is completely unrelated to your interest may also serve as a watchful eye as they offer an unbiased perspective.
Focussing on smaller victories along the way gives you the self-confidence you need to forge ahead.
You might stumble upon setbacks along the way during the pursuit of smaller goals that will serve as valuable lessons since they allow you to iron out the creases before pursuing the larger goal.