Now that the year is almost over, it’s time to look back at your intentions for the year and what you’ve accomplished before you go on to set life goals for the coming year. Looking back, what were the main goals you had for yourself, your career, or your business this year? Did you make any significant progress that has enabled you to achieve any or all of your goals?
If you’re finding it hard to focus on your goals and you keep falling behind schedule, you definitely need to try a different strategy. Below you’ll find five important principles that will help you find a new sense of purpose and a new set of motivation.
If there’s one trait that high achievers have in common, that’s persistence. Successful people know how to set goals, and they don’t give up until they achieve them. In everything you do, expect to face different roadblocks along the way. All of us are challenged one way or the other, but what separates achievers from non-achievers is the way they react to those challenges.
Do Something about What Isn’t Working
While it’s true that the key to positive thinking is believing that you can do everything, it’s also important that you acknowledge the things that aren’t working for you. Perhaps your goals are too big for the limited time that you have. Or maybe, you don’t possess some essential skills needed to achieve those goals.
Successful people heed the warning signs that come their way, and they take action accordingly. You should be relentless in finding out what’s causing you to fail so you can equip yourself with the right skills to help you attain your goals.
Overcome Your Limiting Beliefs
One of the biggest reasons you’re not moving forward is your lack of self-belief. Perhaps you feel that you are not capable of achieving your goals. When you have such limiting beliefs, they will hold you back from being successful. Thus, you need to identify those negative beliefs, and take them out of your system.
Fear is a natural feeling when you’re about to start something for the achievement of your goals. But you shouldn’t let that fear to stop you from doing what’s necessary for you to achieve your goals. You have to dare to think big, and act bigger! Being fearless is your biggest tool for transforming your life.
Find a Source of Motivation
Although it’s true that motivation comes from within, there are times when you need another source of motivation to keep going. More often than not, the key to positive thinking is also the things and the people you’re surrounded with.
Working with a life coach like me (Kenneth Todd) will also be beneficial as you develop the necessary skills and traits to achieve your goals. Invest in yourself.
By the way I am creating a FREE training module on WHY MOST PEOPLE FAIL WITH GOALS & HOW YOU CAN AVOID THESE MISTAKES.
You can gain FREE access to the upcoming video training by going to http://kennethtodd.com/goals/