We've jumped the Veganuary and Dry January hurdles successfully, jumped on the gym bandwagon and finally finished all of our Christmas chocolates - now it's time to get started on the nitty gritty.
With 2018 off to a flying start, it's a great opportunity to think about what you can do to make this year your best!
1. New month, New list
February is a great time to overhaul your to-do list. January was the time to catch our breath from the Christmas festivities. Your resolutions may have come under fire whilst you recharged your batteries, and goals which you had in mind may have changed from those you may have made on New Year's Day (whilst on a hangover).
Make a new to-do list which is achievable, smart and of course challenging!
Looking back on your goals from last year, how many of them did you achieve? Reflect upon the ups and downs of 2017, what went well (and what didn't) and take some time to think through the goals you’d like to attain for the year ahead. If there's something that you'd wish you'd spent more time on, keep a note of it and ensure you take the steps required to work towards it this year.
3. Simplicity is key
Set quantifiable and simple objectives. It helps to set mini goals to meet throughout the year and review where you are to where you want to be.
4. Divide your time
One of the main excuses people make for not completing goals is lack of time. Management of time is key not only in a professional setting, but in personal life too! By dividing your time up effectively, you can make sure that you're making space for your new goals. Besides, you have just as many hours in a day as Beyonce!
5. Knowledge is power
How often do you find yourself too busy to take time to learn new things? Aspiring to learn something new is a great quality that can be valuable in all aspects of life, including the workplace. Pick up a book, try a new course or ask a friend to teach you a new skill, you'll be surprised what you can learn!
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