Make Your Business Goals “Unrealistic”: Why it’s Easier to Achieve Harder Targets
This may seem like a ridiculous philosophy. When attempting to build a business you want to feel like you’re progressing forward and therefore having safe, reachable goals in a manageable and rewarding course of action.
However, Tim Ferriss, bestselling author of the #1 book ‘The 4-Hour Workweek’ and advisor to companies such as Facebook and StumbleUpon, proves time and time again that this is simply not the case. Mediocre goals will produce mediocre results. It’s only when you reach for the seemingly unreachable that you find yourself with it in your hand.
Halfway through 2012 —Time For a Business and Personal Reflection
It is July 1st and we are halfway into the 2012 year! At this time of the year I always assess my New Year’s resolutions to see how far I have come and what goals I have accomplished —and which ones that I haven’t.
My main goals for this year were to:
- Launch two businesses
- Start a successful small business resource blog
- Position myself as a small business expert
- Tone and tighten my body, exercise more