Around this time each year many people start making plans for new year resolutions. Resolutions are often things we vow to do or to quit doing to make ourselves feel like better people. Popular resolutions are "to save money" or "to lose weight".
According to an article on Forbes.com forty-four percent of Americans make new year's resolutions. How many people do you think stick to their resolutions each year? ,A new year is a great time to make a fresh start and think about what goals you want to set for yourself in the coming months. Long term goals can help you define who you want to be, while short term goals can give you something more immediate to push toward and seeing positive results sooner helps us stay on the path to success right. This spring we'll be talking more about goal setting and planning for your future during our college prep time.
If you're thinking about making goals for 2012 I recommend you make sure they're SMART.
S-Specific (clear, answers the who, what, where, why, and which of it all)