My Vision Journal • By the end of the day, I would like to • By the end of next week, I’d like to • By the end of the year, I want to • After finishing high school, I would like to • One thing I would like to try is • A place I would like to go is • I’d like to have enough money to • The one thing I would like to change most about myself is • In 10 years, my job will be • Before I die, I would like to
THE POWER OF GOAL SETTING FOR SUCCESS Small success leads to life-long success!
REACH Things you want to achieve in life!
WHY SET GOALS? • Motivation • Focus • Improves Self-Confidence • Satisfied life
The 9 RULES OF GOAL SETTING 1. Goals must be your own 2. Goals must be written down 3. Set clear, specific, & detailed goals 4. Review and modify your goals as needed
5. Set a target date 6. Reward for achievement 7. Be POSITIVE, rather than negative 8. Balance - variety of categories 9. Short term and long term goals
CATEGORIES OF GOALS EDUCATIONAL CAREER FINANCIAL FAMILY PHYSICAL/HEALTH ADVENTURE/VACATION PERSONAL NECESSITIES
Long & Short-term Goals Short-term goals are steps leading to long-term goals Short-term goals can be achieved quickly, days or weeks Long-term goals may take months or even years
HOW TO STRUCTURE GOAL SETTING Define your purpose Develop specific goals List the action steps List your reward for success Give affirmations for each goal Set up 1, 5, and 15 year goals
WHERE GOAL SETTING CAN GO WRONG • Too high, or too low • Disorganized • Too many goals