Set a personal goal, write it down, break down the goal into do-able steps, add a completion date and you will achieve it. You will live happily ever after! Sound familiar? It should. We’ve all heard this at one time or another. And since I wanted to live happily ever after, I went through the process of writing down goals with a completion date. Some I accomplished and some I didn’t. For the goals I didn’t accomplish, I would do the process again….and again…and again. But when I saw I wasn’t accomplishing a goal again and again, I stopped writing it down, and as you expect, the goal got lost in life. To me, a goal was the “be all and the end all”. If I wasn’t “being all” then why bother. I lived like this for years.
What I didn’t realize is, although achieving a goal is important, there is more going on than meets the eye. Continue reading “It Ain’t All About Achieving The Goal”