Among the editors and other employees in the office, there has been a lot of discussion lately about goal setting. This is natural territory since there have been end-of-year work reviews, New Year’s resolutions, etc. If you’re anything like me, then you are a superstar at coming up with lists of things you want to do…and then never accomplishing them. Follow along with me as we wander through the maze of self-assessment that is goal setting.
Revisiting Goals from 2014
In one presentation recently given by an editor, she started off by asking what people accomplished in 2014. Before you learn more about how to set successful goals, think to yourself what you were able to do in 2014, and then write down five or so accomplishments. [Read more…]