Create Anything You Want With These 7 Secrets To Goal-Setting

Create Anything You Want With These 7 Secrets To Goal-Setting Why is it that some people set goals and give up on them while others set goals and achieve them with amazing ease? The answer almost certainly lies in applying the following 7 secrets of goal-setting. 1. Start With Your Strengths. Although you can base your goals on anything you want, your chances of success are greater if, first, you base them on your strengths and second, on the current opportunities in your field. To find out your strengths, do some self-research, such as a personal SWOT: your strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats. 2. Put Your Goals In Writing. Written goals have a way of transforming wishes into wants, can’ts …

Know Your Career Goals

Know Your Career Goals What are your career goals? This is probably the most important question you can ask and very few people can actually answer it. It’s amazing and a bit of a paradox that most of us career people spend so much time with career planning and working toward goals that we hardly can specify. In the starting phase of a career, things don’t always seem like a big deal; in fact they are pretty easy. Most people appreciate having a job, and when the job is new, almost any assignment is challenging. Our employees record signs of progress and assume that their employers are on track. Many of us are promoted one or more times. But do …

Get a Clear Mental Picture

Get a Clear Mental Picture “A man can be as great as he wants to be. If you believe in yourself and have the courage, the determination, the dedication, the competitive drive and if you are willing to sacrifice the little things in life and pay the price for the things that are worthwhile, it can be done” – Vince Lombardi One reason why people succeed at accomplishing goals is through their determination to become successful. You must first be able to visualize where you are going before there is any hope of achieving your goals. Written goals are like maps with directions. You have got to have a destination, direction and a plan of attack. If you were starting …

The Tea Room Business Plan – Mission, Strategy And Tactics

The Tea Room Business Plan – Mission, Strategy And Tactics Since the tea room is a relatively simple small business, an elaborate mission statement is overkill. The entrepreneur should decide the reason for the business and what goals the business should accomplish. An example of an effective mission statement is: (The Blue Ridge Tea Room is a fictional tea room): “The Blue Ridge Tea Room will provide only the highest quality, healthy products and services to loose leaf tea drinkers in an environment that is safe, comfortable and attractive and will encourage customers to make repeat visits.” What the mission statement accomplishes is the creation of what the tea room is and the reason for starting the business. It also …