Additional Resources

In this Time Management series, we’ve covered a lot of ground.  I began the discussion by writing about telling our time where to go (instead of wondering where it went).  I followed that up by explaining the need to be intentional with our time, which starts with the importance of setting goals.  There are goals […]

The Goal Setting Process

I’ve experimented with a lot of different ways to create, establish, implement, and measure goals; on a variety of different time lines.  I’ve developed daily goals, weekly goals, monthly goals.  For the longest time, monthly goals felt great: instant gratification (except when I’d get a little delusional and develop 10 MAJOR goals to strive for […]

Setting Goals That Don’t Suck

Before we can tell our time where to go, we have to develop a firm sense of how we want to spend it.  That’s where goals come in.  I think of goals as the roadmap to productivity.  In order to reach a desired destination (the goal), we have to develop methods to reach that destination, […]

The Importance of Goal Setting

“The reason most people never reach their goals is that they don’t define them.” – Denis Watley In the first entry of this series, Managing Our Time, I talked a lot about my desire to take control of my time: planning my days and intentionally giving my energy to things that I care about: things […]