GOAL SETTING BY KIECHELLE DEGALE KIE LEADERSHIP TRAINING & DEVELOPMENT LTDWWW.KIECHELLE.COM
Why set goals? Gives Clarity Creates Focus Instil a sense of purpose Gives direction Builds self confidence Develops laser focus Makes you accountable Helps you be the best you can be
5 common misconceptions about goals I already have goals –are they really goals or wishes and fantasies? I don’t need goals- I’m doing fine I dont need written goals I have them all in my mind I don’t know how to set goals Goals dont work – life is too unpredictable
6 Steps to setting Goals 1. Passion 2.Motivation 3. Challenges 4. SMART Goals 5. Create an action plan in writing 6. Tracking & Review
Passion What are you passionate about? What are your strengths? What are you naturally good at?
MotivationIt doesn‟t matter where you are coming from, what matters is where you are going? Getting clear on why you are here Set goals that inspire and motive you!
ChallengesIf you are alive you will have challenges!Expect them, embrace them andrememberIt‟s not what happens it‟s what you doabout itStay focusedSpend 10% of your time on the challengeand 90% of your time on the solution
Create and action plan in writingWhat do you want to List what you want to achieve in : achieve 2 years time? When you want to 1 year‟s time? achieve it 6 months? Why you want to 3 months? achieve it 1 month? Set both short and 1 week? long term goals Today? Vision book
TRACKING & REVIEWCreate a daily „to do‟ listAsk yourself “What do I need to do today to moveme closer to my goals”What are the top 2 things you must achieve today?Review them weeklyDont feel guilty or beat yourself up for things youare unable to get done –tomorrow is always a newday for a fresh start –stay committedUse tracking sheet with key reminder points
My goals – a few examples /career to be achieved by Dec 2013 Launch my business Promotional and marketing campaign New contracts -National Training Work with education, businesses, community Create collaborations, joint ventures , associations and affiliations Publish 2 books [one on poetry] Range of training materials and resources created Launch foundation - free services to young people International Training company Team of staff and volunteers
RESOURCES FOR YOUSMART Tracking sheetGoal setting wheelGoal setting power pointSkills mapGoal setting Top TipsVideos to inspire
Let‟s set some inspiring goals What grades you want to achieve in the subjects you study Passing your driving test What car do you want to own What part time job do you want whilst studying What you want to do for a career What countries you want to visit – holiday or work in Gifts you like to buy for people you care about A project you‟ll like to create or develop A new sport or activity you‟ll like to try Something new you‟ll like to get – new PC or laptop A charity you‟ll like to fundraise for Someone famous you‟ll like to meet A poem, story or book you‟ll like to write
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