Better Yourself – Goals


2020 Goals & 2019 Year in Review

I’m trying something new this year… Doing a “year in review” James Clear style to understand where I want to focus my goals for 2020. Each December, James (the author of Atomic Habits) asks himself three questions: What went well this year? What didn’t go so well this year? Finally, what did I learn?


101 in 1001 List

I first saw this “101 in 1001” list idea from the Inspiration Lady, but I’ve since discovered that it’s literally all over the internet, and it originated from the Day Zero Project. This is another kind of “goal setting” list, aiming to complete 101 things in 2.75 years. There are a few rules, too.


What Drives My Financial Goals?

Everybody has an innate “why.” There’s always a reason we do things, even if that reason is stupid. Since leaving college and striking out into the real world, my “why” has been constant. I have specific financial goals. Those, along with the rest of my values, drive me in everything I do.


So What’s the Deal With Bad Habits?

I recently finished reading Atomic Habits and got back in the swing of trying to break bad habits and build up new ones. James Clear, the author, argues that there are no “good” or “bad” habits, but rather habits that either serve us or don’t serve us based on where we want to be in …

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