There are a few things you need to distinguish to be successful in life. You have to pick a path and follow it through to the finish. You need to have goals in life, not only long-term but also short-term goals in order to achieve the long-term. Along with career goals you likewise have to achieve personal objectives. Goal setting is a powerful exercise. When you write down your plans, they have a way of becoming a reality. "Goal setting is actually a formal process for personal planning. By setting your goals on a routine basis (at the start of the year, every month, etc.), you drive yourself closer to achieving these goals."
With that thought in mind I have set my first educational goal as a long-term goal to earn a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice Forensics. This will open up my ability to strive for a career in my field of passion for law. To overcome the issue of time management I have dedicated myself to using my calendar and my blackberry and more often than in the past. I will print out these calendars and post them on my bulletin board in my home office where I can reference and utilize them properly.
My second educational goal is to complete every course for the Jacksonville State University requirements with the best possible score for each class. I have the same issue of time management in relation to this goal. For this problem I have decided to create a semester course calendar so I can concentrate on completing my requirements for each course without being distracted with personal scheduling conflicts.
My third and final educational goal is to receive my PhD in psychology to work in correction or a mental health hospital. This is considered one of my long, long range goals. The only issue related to this goal is that I don't know what is required for this certification. This is something I would like to pursue in the future after my career as a special agent in the FBI. I can be a field agent... [continues]
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