7 Steps to a Super 2017
By Erin Albert – www.erinalbert.com – @ErinLAlbert on Twitter
Step 1: Start with your 2016 goals.
-What % did you achieve?
-What did you miss?
-Did you not achieve more than 25% of your goals?
-If so, pare down the # of goals in 2017.
Step 2: Wordle yourself! www.wordle.net
-9 World Clouds other than Wordle: http://www.edudemic.com/9-word-cloud-generators-that-arent-wordle/
-I used Tagul: https://tagul.com
STEP 3: Read the book, Designing Your Life by Burnett and Evans
-Tests in the book to try:
-The 5 Year Scenarios Test
-A day in the life test
STEP 4: Go through the workbook, Your Best Year 2017
-This is a HARDCORE workbook – there’s a lot of work here!
STEP 5: Understand your feelings and energy around setting your goals and your 2017:
-Read The Desire Map
STEP 6: Write down your goals for 2017!
-Harvard study on writing down goals: http://elitedaily.com/money/writing-down-your-goals/1068863/
-Put your goals in buckets or major categories, then no more than 3 SMART goals in each bucket
-Limit your goals to ONE piece of paper – focus.
-How to write SMART goals: http://www.cognology.com.au/learning_center/howtowritesmartobj/
STEP 7: Put your 2017 written goals IN YOUR FACE.
-Put them up in your bathroom
-Put them in something you carry around with you
-I use my Moleskine
-If you like putting them in your smartphone, use Evernote, or Wunderlist
-Find a goal accountability buddy