The Importance of Goal Setting

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Let us wonder off to a forest for the very first time, let us try to find the beautiful scenic fall that everyone talks about but soon you grow tired frustrated and there was nothing to be found, well how do you think you can get to a fall if you have no map or any signs to lead you the way. Similarly are the objective of a goal, it is the road map of our life and its advantages of a goal as follows To realize the importance of these

1. Increase productivity
Larry bird once said A winner is someone who recognizes his God-given talents, works his tail off to develop them into skills and uses these skills to accomplish his goals. ~ Larry Bird Quotes
Once you put down your goal on pen and paper you have just went through your first step. Setting goals that you desire, not what your family want, not what your friends expect, no your very own goal! Because no one knows you better than yourself. Once setting your goal with your own expectation you soon realize the need to achieve it and hence you will become more productive. Similary to a study conducted on a company to achieve a high customer satisfaction, the manager decided to give his employees the right to set the goal not only did they have higher goals they achieved even better than expected.

2. High chance of success
In the words of the famous author Paulo Coelho once wrote When you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it. ~ Paulo Coelho Quotes from The Alchemist: A Fable About Following Your Dream. -Going back to the forest we realize that our chances of finding the beautiful fall is higher when using a map than going in without one, we might as well go in blindfolded. Which is exactly what this second advantage proves, wandering in life will get us nowhere close to our dreams which is why when we have set our goals we have a high chance of achieving It because the map will lead us the way. This map creates a sort of benchmark for us to measure our success and...
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