Do you plan on setting 2021 goals for yourself?
If you’re like many people around the world, the answer is probably yes.
Whether you want to call it a New Year’s resolution or a goal, having goals for yourself can be a great thing. And, the new year is the perfect time to think about what you want your future to be like.
Setting goals for the new year is a long standing tradition.
However, only about 8% of people actually achieve their New Year’s goals each year. And, only 75% of those who are setting 2021 resolutions will follow through with them after the first week of the year.
It’s crazy that 25% of people will stop working towards their resolutions after just the first week! And by June, more than half of the people who set 2021 resolutions will have forgotten about them.
So, why do so many people fail to reach their goals each new year?
There are many reasons for why goals aren’t met, and a lot of it has to do with how you set your goals.
- Is your goal specific enough?
- Is your goal achievable?
- Is your goal realistic?
These factors can have a huge impact on whether or not you are able to reach your goals. [Read more…]