Setting Goals - Step 1 of 4
Simply writing down your goals is the first step
toward achieving them!
Writing them down will help you understand what you want.
Be "SMART" about setting your Goals. Make each Goal:
- S - Specific
M - Measurable
A - Achievable
R - Realistic
T - Time-bound
"The moment one definitely commits oneself, then
providence moves too. All sorts of things occur to help
one that would never otherwise have occurred. A whole
stream of events issues from the decision, raising one's
favor all manner of unforeseen incidents and meetings and
material assistance, which no man could have dreamed would
have come his way."
In the absence of clearly defined goals, we become strangely loyal to performing daily trivia until ultimately we become enslaved by it."
I'm not sure whether glory or masterpoints is first on the list of beginning tournament players, but I know learning to play better is definitely last."