Goal Planning Blog Posts

My Yearly Goal Planning Process + Why You Should Copy It

The end of the year is my favorite time of year. Sure I love the holidays but what really fires me up is my annual goal planning process. If you get to know me you will see how much I love goals and how important they are in my life. I am a HUGE believer… Read More

Invest In My 401k Or Save For A House Downpayment?

Should you dial back your 401k contribution so you have more money to put towards a downpayment on your first home? I am currently in this predicament and nearly everything I read on the internet has differing opinions. If you are in the same boat as me you probably feel the same frustration I do… Read More

Six Ways To Turn Desires Into Gold

The following methodology is from Napoleon Hill’s inspirational classic “Think And Grow Rich”. This book conveys the experience of more than 500 men of great wealth, who began started from the bottom, with nothing to give in return for riches except THOUGHTS, IDEAS and ORGANIZED PLANS. In the book Hill lays out the 6 ways… Read More

Slow Growth

I am reading Ego Is The Enemy by Ryan Holiday and something stood out to me. I wrestled with it while I tried to fall asleep. I couldn’t get the thought to leave my mind. In the book, Holiday suggests that some of the World’s most influential people didn’t see a meteoric rise in power… Read More

Goals vs The Process

Should you focus on your goal or the process to acheive your goal? I have spent a lot of time thinking about this question in recent months. I don’t believe there is a 100% correct answer. However, there are some considerations that you should think about if you are struggling with this question. Perhaps the… Read More

How to get passed the feeling of being stuck

How to get unstuck

“If you’ve ever felt a strange sense of sadness or alienation, there’s a potential way out of the confusion–just shift this feeling to a sense of purpose. It’s not all about happiness, although happiness often results from doing something you love. Instead, it’s about challenge and fulfillment, finding the perfect combination of striving and achievement… Read More

Review: The Freedom Journal – Accomplish your #1 goal in 100 days

The Freedom Journal claims that it will help you accomplish your goals in 100 days. I bought one and tested it out. Here are my thoughts. Before we get into the details of what the journal is, who it is for, and how it should be used, let’s first take a step back and understand… Read More

Setting Goals Isn't For Everyone

Personal goals aren’t for everyone

We all set goals. But why is it that some of us accomplish our goals, while most of us fail miserably? The answer might come in HOW we set our goals. Often times, when we set a goal it is for something in the future and requires a mind shift, new habit to form, or… Read More