Goals are targets, milestones or results you want to achieve. They can empower you to move out of a rut and experience life more fully.
The fresh start effect of a Monday, the first day of the month, or a new year inspires us to set new goals. But week after week, month after month, year after year, we set goals that we soon forget.
Before you decide that goals are bad for you or don’t work, first look at how you set them.
In episode 61 of The Incrementalist, you will learn 7 big mistakes to avoid when goal setting.
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Dyan Williams is a productivity coach who helps working parents, lawyers, small business owners and other busy people turn their ideas into action, reduce overwhelm, and focus on what truly matters. She is also a solo lawyer who practices U.S. immigration law and legal ethics at Dyan Williams Law PLLC. She is the author of The Incrementalist: A Simple Productivity System to Create Big Results in Small Steps.