Goals do not all have to start in January. You can start your goals anytime. Once you have decided on a goal that excites you, just start now. Yes. I know half of the year has gone by already.
To kick-start (restart) a goal today and to avoid overwhelm, break your ultimate or original goal into smaller or mini goals and make sure you are setting them up using the SMART acronym.
By simply changing your goals so that they can be achievable and using mini milestones, you can make forward progress and set yourself up for bigger success. Just because you haven’t yet been successful on your goal in the first six months of 2022, you can still set a goal now for the remainder of the year. For example, instead of saying you won’t buy any new shoes for the rest of this year, set the goal as a limit or mini goal such as buying one pair a month or three pairs for the rest of 2022. Another way to approach it is to set daily goals. I can focus on not buying shoes today by not searching online for 24 hours. [Read more…]