Goal Setting. http:// www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q5ua37bbGxM. Why set goals. Please read pages 34 – 36 in the text. Answer the following questions: What is a goal? Goal setting is an effective way to….. What is an action plan?. 1. My Goal: (Write down your goal).
Please read pages 34 – 36 in the text.
Answer the following questions:
(A) Is your goal something YOU want to accomplish?
(B) Is your goal specific enough to measure your progress?
Why do I want to achieve or accomplish my goal?
How will I benefit from accomplishing my goal?
2. MY MOTIVATION:
Write down 3 reasons why you want to accomplish this goal or how achieving the goal will improve or enhance your life.
3. ACCOMPLISHING MY GOAL:
Come up with at least 3 specific steps that you can take to achieve your goal.
4. MY POSSIBLE SLIP UPS:
Write down 3 things that you know could trip you up, slow you down, or distract you from reaching your goal.
5. MY HELPERS:
Write down the names of at least 3 people who could help you accomplish your goal.
By each name explain how you would like each person to help you specifically.
(A) Figure out a starting date.
(B) When would you like to have your goal accomplished?
(C) What are at least 2 benchmark dates – what progress should you have made by what date?
7. POSITIVE SELF TALK:
What are 4 things that I could say to myself or do for myself that would help me get past the difficult times when I feel like quitting or giving up?
Look to others for inspiration if need be