How to Identify Steps Leading to the Achievement of Your Goal
What are your goals in life, what would you like to achieve? This article discusses an important issue regarding goal achievement.
Your goals can easily turn into just mere fantasies if you do not identify the necessary steps that you need to take in order to have your goals achieved.
It is very tempting when we think of goal achievement to think of exactly what we want and nothing before what we want. If you want 2 million dollars, what is the first thing that you think of? Exactly, 2 million dollars. I would like to bring it to your awareness that, it is best to focus on not just what you want but the steps that you need to take to get what you want. Sometimes it is not the goal itself that matters but what you do before achieving your goal. How may people do you know that want to open a restaurant or want to start farming or want to exercise and get fit, but who, do not take even a single step leading to those goals?
The truth is your goals and dreams are just waiting for you to be act in order for them to get fulfilled, to take the first step and take the initiative. Nothing will step, you might meet some obstacles along the way but if you continue on the step you mean to take you just become like a child learning to walk. You will stumble, and maybe even fall and hurt yourself a little, you carry on and just take the next step. If you do that, just like a child, you will learn to walk, your dreams will come true and you will achieve whatever it is that you want to achieve. But first, you just need to take the first step.
I want to leave you with this question? is there anything that you can do today, right now that you can be the first step towards your goal. Maybe this is a phone call to a business network, or sending an email, or updating your resume or typing the first word on your business plan. Whatever it is, just for an hour stop anything else that you are doing and just do it right now.
Remain inspired, move mountains and all obstacles standing in the way of your dreams. Do not dare give up on yourself and your dreams. Always remembers, "yes you can!", "yes you can!", "yes you can!"
Phillip Ramphisa is the most sought after South African Motivational Speaker and Philanthropist. He helps people and organisations achieve their goals faster than they thought possible. His life mission is to end suffering and help people thrive in their lives. Phillip speaks in conferences and events. To contact him please visit his website.
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