Personal Development

SMART Goals 101: Goal Setting Examples, Templates & Tips

I think you’ll agree with me when I say:

We’ve all heard that SMART goals are important.

But a lot of people are left with questions about them, for example:

  • What exactly are they?
  • How do we use them correctly?
  • Are they really contributing to your success?

Here’s the deal:

When it comes to achieving success, one of the most important steps that you can take is setting good goals.

It is also important to recognize, though, that not all goals are created equal.



If you are uncertain about your Self worth, if you believe in peoples’ assessment of yourself, you have given them consent to make you feel the way they perceive you. However, you do have the power to reject the notion. No one can make you feel inferior without your consent. By “Your consent” I mean your acceptance of what people feel, say and think about you.


6 Things Confident Women Do Differently

We all know that one woman who wows everyone—take a page out of her lesson book

As a female businesswoman, I can tell you that stepping out there and going after your financial dreams is not for the faint of heart. It requires daring, chutzpah, guts, strength of character and, above all else, the ability to laugh (sometimes at yourself).


Don’t Compete. Create.

3 Strategy Practices Of Visionaries Like Tony Robbins

This piece was written and contributed by Renée Mauborgne and W. Chan Kim – professors and authors of the 3.6 million copy international bestseller Blue Ocean Strategy and the indispensable followup, Blue Ocean Shift – Beyond Competing: Proven Steps to Inspire Confidence and Seize New Growth (Hachette, September 2017).