Posts Tagged ‘ 2017 goals ’

How to Crush Your Goals (part 2 of 2)

This article is part 2 in a 2-part series. Click here to read part one on how to create goals for the new year. On Monday, I left you with a bit of a cliffhanger. Imagine you've made a list of goals for 2018. Now, how in the holy Hellmann's mayonnaise do you actually accomplish those goals?! An excellent question. But fret no more: I have answers! Here's the deal: Goals need to be SMART, Continue Reading...

How to Set Goals (part 1 of 2)

It's December at last! Can you believe we've finally made it to the end of this year? It doesn't feel real to me yet. But I'm working on that. That's because it's time for setting my December goals, taking stock of my year, and figuring out four key pieces that will help guide my new year: [author_list style="heart"] Accomplishments Incompletes Things to STOP Doing Goals to Continue Reading...

18 Before 2018

Summer's almost over, and the last quarter of the year is coming up quick. Which means it's time to do a little bit of assessment and see where I'm headed with my yearly goals. Lucky for me, Lisa Jacobs has challenged us all to "18 Before 2018" – write up a list of 18 goals to accomplish before 2018. These can be big, small, or a combination of both. I did a bit of brainstorming, and here's Continue Reading...

Love Letters: Accountability Group check-in, week 6

It's the end of the sixth week of 2017, and it's time for another round of writing accountability. Let's begin! Word Counts for 2/4 - 2/10 February 4: 603 February 5: 1,170 February 6: 760 February 7: 765 February 8: 1,180 February 9: 0 February 10: 830 Weekly Total: 5,308 words Another Thursday zero! This one I'm chalking up to being double-booked at my day job, which Continue Reading...

The January Journals: Accountability round-up, week 5

It's the end of the fifth week of 2017, January's in the record books, and it's time for another round of writing accountability. Let's begin! Word Counts for 1/28 - 2/3 January 28: 1,708 January 29: 1,356 January 30: 770 January 31: 1,477 February 1: 1,000 February 2: 651 February 3: 770 Weekly Total: 7,732 words No zeros this week, so I am feeling great about that! Continue Reading...