We all have experienced the fall off of New Year’s resolutions at least once in our lives. In reality over half of our goals are never met; why is that? It is mostly because there is no emotional driver behind goals made on the premise of something you should do or accomplish rather than something you want. The article, “5 Magical Tips for Achieving Your Goals,” by Marla Tabaka provides advice on how to re-vamp and re-vitalize your goals in order to reach them. They are…
1. Set a goal that is a REAL challenge
2. Attach it to a positive feeling or emotion
3. Make a visual representation
4. Tell others about it
5. Be patient
Visit the article for further explanation on how to go about setting goals and why each of these tips will improve your chances of reaching them.