Tag "achieving goals"

put your best foot forward

Achieving goals and positively contributing to work require one to be the best version of themselves, at all times. Leo Bottary, author of What Anyone Can Do and co-author of The Power of Peers, tells us why we should surround ourselves with the right people to boost our chance for success.

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chart your path

Why have you been so successful in reaching some of your goals, but not others? If you aren’t sure, you are far from alone in your confusion. It turns out that even brilliant, highly accomplished people are pretty lousy when it comes to understanding why they succeed or fail. The intuitive answer—that you are born predisposed to certain talents and lacking in others—is really just one small piece of the puzzle. In fact, decades of research on achievement suggests that successful people reach their goals not simply because of who they are, but more often because of what they do.* So, as Raymond Houser says, it is not enough to just dream of becoming a winner. One has to plan on it.

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making it happen

Dean Lindsay, author of How To Achieve Big PHAT Goals, busts myths on achieving and setting targets.

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