It takes significant, progressive, high goals to make this your best year yet.
If you are working toward significant, progressive, high goals, you will face significant resistance.
High goals won’t allow you to be comfortable. You’ve got to be bold, courageous, get uncomfortable and Get It Done. You’ve got to fight the resistance. The only way you can keep up the effort against the resistance is if the goal matters enough. It must MOTIVATE you.
It is just not enough just to have clearly defined, S.M.A.R.T. goals.
Yes, that’s what I said. Its not enough.The goals are merely apart of the process.
You will fail to reach your goals if you don’t have clarity about WHY the goal matters. To get it done and win over resistance you need to know why each one of your goals are important to you.
What’s at stake if you don’t accomplish them?
What’s possible if you do accomplish them?
What’s your motivation to get to the other side of the road?
These answers – your motivating factors – are going to be what drives you to the finish line.